Welcome to Hephatech!
Hephatech offers expertise in the following areas:
- Mobile Web Development
- Geographic Information Systems
- Database programming, design, and optimization
Please browse through our Portfolio for a sample of websites we've developed.
You can learn more about us in the
About page. Thank you for visiting!
What solutions can we* forge for your business?
*Please note that despite the "we", Hephatech is actually a one-man shop
(with a remarkably catchy, though slightly misleading, slogan)
Hephatech is the proud maker of the following mobile-friendly websites:
My Birthday Facts is an engaging mobile web application that allows you to look up fun and interesting facts about the day you were born.
- What was the number 1 song playing on the radio?
- Were there any notable news headlines?
- Anyone famous born on my birthday?
- What are the astrological implications of my birthday?
- How much did a new car cost back then?
- What sports games were on tv that day, and who won?
Additionally, My Birthday Facts features the bestselling unique gift idea:
The Birthday Report. A popular 40+ page
report with all the facts related to a person's birthday.
With My Birthday Facts, you can also see a world map of other people born on your birthday. You can add your birthday and location
to the map, as well as connect with others on Facebook who were born on the same day.
This is just a sample of some of the things you can do on My Birthday Facts.
We encourage you to explore the site, and have fun.
The Gift Of Herbs is an informational site about herbal tea. It includes several herbal tea recipes, as well as detailed information
including historical use and modern research results about each individual herb.
Ottawa Recreation Search
Ottawa Recreation Search was awarded first prize in the City of Ottawa's
1,100 recreation facilities.
1,000 parks and green spaces.
Never before has there been an easy way for residents to sort through the abundant recreation opportunities offered
by their city. Ottawa Recreation Search is a designed-for-mobile website that allows visitors to effectively and visually search
the recreation facilities and classes offered by the city of Ottawa, Ontario.
With a map of the locations of classes and facilities, and our advanced search tools, you can answer questions such as:
I have a 6 year old, what swim classes are available within 5 kms of my house? Oh, and I'm only available Monday and
Thursday evenings after 6 pm, and Saturday afternoons.
- Where are the parks where I can let my dog go off-leash?
- Where are the baseball diamonds and tennis courts near me?
- How do I get between two locations using the bike paths as much as possible?
- I'm a senior, what classes are offered for my age group, within 10 kms of my house?
- I want to browse the classes offered, what are the categories I can look for?
- Find me all the yoga classes in the city, but only during the evening.
This is just a sample of some of the ways you can search the city's data and have access to the resources that suit your busy,
Hephatech was founded in 2012 by Jean Grandbois, a 25-year veteran of software development. Jean is currently
located in the badlands of Alberta, Canada (in the town of Drumheller).
HephaTech - from Hephaestus,
Greek mythological figure of fire, metalworking, stonemasonry, and sculpture.
He is the smith of the gods, armed with hammer and tongs, the tools of a smith.
What solutions can we forge for your business?
In addition to mobile web app technologies, Hephatech also offers you 25+ years of experience in general software development,
geographic information systems (ESRI ArcGIS developer for 18 years),
and database design and programming.