The websites we develop always use the most appropriate technology to achieve the desired results. We don’t have a set of technologies that we try to bend to fit every requirement; rather we have a suite of technologies we can call on to solve a solution.
We do, of course, have some favourites. We like to develop in Java, which is a very open extensible language that we find is excellent at providing robust technical solutions. We prefer to use Oracle databases, but this is not always in every client’s budget. A more affordable solution is the free PostgreSQL database.
In some cases where there is a very simple dynamic task that needs to be undertaken we will use php. Where there is heavy text manipulation we might use perl or python.
The technologies we work with when building a website include, but are not limited to the following;