Visit From STREAM Innovations

Visit From STREAM Innovations

This month we had the honor of hosting a group of kids from STREAM Innovations for the second year in a row. STREAM Innovations is a local nonprofit committed to helping students develop and explore their passions for Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Arts,...
Under the Big Top

Under the Big Top

KEYSYS is honored to once again partner with The Junior Board of Glenwood for their 15th Annual Under the Big Top event. The annual event helps to support children and families impacted by Autism Spectrum Disorder in Alabama. Over 700 people attended this black-tie...
Paper Jam 2K19

Paper Jam 2K19

When your company’s copier dies there are few better ways to dispose of it than taking out a little aggression as a team. This counts as team building right? And in case you haven’t seen it please check out our first Paper Jam...
Halloween 2K18

Halloween 2K18

Our team at KEYSYS loves to celebrate Halloween and this year was no exception. On October 31st we all dressed out and competed in a decathlon of Halloween party events including a corn hole tournament, competitive egg tossing, a poker-run scavenger hunt, mummy...
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Coding Bay

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Coding Bay

Being the new guy at work is always like being a character in an epic poem–even more so for a developer diving into exciting ongoing projects. The ancient Greeks wove tales of increasingly great feats, the charismatic hero starting from humble beginnings before...

Sometimes you can be too normal

We recently had some performance issues in an application that had been in production for almost 3 years. This application is highly transactional and had grown almost 5-fold in volume. It brings together data from multiple systems. It had already been through a...