About DataCurl LLC

DataCurl LLC is a software practice with expertise in the development, service and support of advanced enterprise applications and products. Based in Cary, North Carolina, DataCurl was founded in 2005 by Dan Wilson. As principal partner, Dan directs the consulting practice and manages the development of its multiple products and services. An expert in web and database application design and development, Dan held numerous senior program and development positions in technical consulting, healthcare, online publishing and government contracting before founding DataCurl. He avidly participates in technology communities, contributes to a variety of open source projects, and presents at numerous developer conferences worldwide.

Technical Services

We consult in three main practice areas:

  • Application Architecture, Development and Support
  • Project Rescue
  • Scalability and Performance Analysis

Here are some examples of recent work done by our team:

  • helped scale e-Commerce infrastructures to support a prestigious telethon with over 80 million viewers in a 6 hour period
  • architected and rearchitected complex applications to support business process changes
  • reviewed and advised clients on development team personnel quality, development processes and provided resource realignment analysis
  • mentored development staff in performance, high-scalability and high availability practices
  • rescued failing projects by providing tactical management and strategy
  • rescued applications failing because of load or high traffic instances, specializing in working with infrastructure and development teams to identify and implement strategies to bring applications in line with business need

We also designed and developed the ChallengeWave application and business. Featured at the 26th Annual Emerging Issues Forum as one of 11 innovations in health care, ChallengeWave offers a way to help populations start and stick with healthy lifestyles. ChallengeWave has been spun off into it's own business. Read more about ChallengeWave is a motivational engine for worksite wellness.