What Does It Do?

Helianthus builds custom web sites and web applications using open source tools and frameworks, agile, iterative development methods and small, focused, experienced teams.

What Does The Name Mean?

Helianthus is Latin for Sunflower.

Where Did It Come From?

Helianthus was established in August 2008 by Mark Lipson, who has been programming, leading projects and building companies for over 25 years. Mark augments his own two hands with an extensive network of talented software development specialists.

Why Us?

Because we know what we're doing, we like what we do, and we listen.

Favored Technologies

back-end: PHP, Java, Ruby
front-end: JavaScript, HTML, CSS
hosting: Linux
database: MySQL, MarkLogic