At Alpha we know that we are working to solve a complex but vital problem for business - making the right information securely accessible to the right people at the right time wherever they are and without people having to worry if they have a wifi or cellular connection!
To do this our laser beam focus is around building a powerful enterprise-ready platform that lets developers and business analysts build powerful business applications very cost effectively, quickly and efficiently.
Simplifying the complex is always difficult and requires innovative thinking. To do this we have assembled a truly remarkable team of engineers who are committed to innovation - so we are delighted when it is recognized by a well respected IT publications such as Tech Target's Business Information Magazine . Scroll down to see the "innovation spotlight."
Co-founder of Alpha Software, Richard Rabins focuses on strategy, sales, and marketing. Richard also served as CEO of SoftQuad International from 1997 to 2001, when it owned Alpha. In addition to his 30 years with the company, Richard played a key role as co-founder, and served as president and chairman of the Massachusetts Software Council (now the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council), the largest technology trade organization in Massachusetts. Prior to founding Alpha, Richard was a project leader and consultant with Information Resources, Inc. (IRI), and a management consultant with Management Decision Systems, Inc. Richard holds a master's degree in system dynamics from the Sloan School at MIT, and a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and master's degree in control engineering from University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. He has served on the boards of Silent Systems, Legacy Technology and O3B Networks, and is co-founder of Tubifi www.tubifi.com.