Mobile Application Development
With the inevitable rise of mobile application user engagement and especially in a short period of time more and more companies require mobile applications for many purposes. Whether the app is a startup, a marketing tool, a workflow tool, a technical tool or is just about anything you can imagine, DS Digital Media can help you research, design, manage and develop your mobile application, leveraging the latest concepts and technologies.
Our experience includes:
- Android Mobile Development
- Administration of Alpha/Beta Testing Programs
- Google Play Publishing
- Map Canvas and Location
- Camera and Media
- QR Code Scanning and Generation
- RESTful API Development
- App Security Considerations
- Facebook and Social Media App Integration
- Payment Processing
Did you Know: Apps account for 89% of mobile media time, with the other 11% spent on websites.
Touch Displays & HD Video
DS Digital Media has experience with the research and development of video walls, interactive exhibits, touch screen kiosks as well as 4K and HD video for public and online use.
- Touch Kiosk Design & Development
- For Trade Shows, E-Learning and Events
- Digital Video Production and Post-Production
- Research & Development/Hardware Integration
- Interactive Video Walls
Did you know: 3.25 billion hours of YouTube videos are viewed each and every month?
Managed Web Hosting & Domain Management
We are proud to be trusted with web site code, e-mail routing and a plethora of other valuable client data. We ensure the strictest standards are adhered to and that every precaution is taken within our networks to protect these valuable assets.
- Secure Server Environments (VPS) with Cloud Scalable SSD disk, CPU, RAM
- Internet Security Auditing and Consulting
- SSL Setup and Administration
- IMAP E-mail Administration and Support
- Microsoft Office 365 Administration and Support
- OneDrive Cloud Backup Administration and Support
- ICANN Accredited Domain Registrar: www.namemysite.ca
Did you know? It only takes 10 minutes to crack a lowercase password that is 6 characters long.
Web Design & Development
Our team’s creative and technical expertise allows your web site to realize actual and tangible results – results that grow your business. Whether you have a custom project or want to work with an existing and proven platform, we have the solution that is right for your business.
WordPress Protection Plans
- 24/7 Uptime Monitor & Alerts
- Update WP Core (Monthly)
- Update Plugins (Monthly)
- Update Sitemap.xml (Monthly)
- Clear Site Cache (Monthly)
- Security Scans, Brute Force Protection
- Monitor & Fix Broken Links
- 1 Hour Maintenance & Bug Fixes (Monthly)
- Daily Off-Site/Cloud Backups (Filesystem, Database)
- Monthly Report
Opencart and Moneris E-Commerce Solutions
With worldwide retail e-commerce sales expected to reach $1.9 Trillion this year, e-commerce is a great area for us to be involved in. Building on the OpenCart platform, we are able to quickly and readily engineer your online storefront.
DS Digital Media has programmed connections with Moneris, PayPal and Global Payments e-commerce gateways as well as a customized item import/export process from Excel.
Did you know: WordPress powers 27% of the internet.
Online Marketing & SEO
DS Digital Media offers personalized and scalable Search Engine Optimization campaigns. We will not only write and develop relevant, keyword targeted content but we will keep you up to date with the latest tracking and reporting technologies: Google Analytics, Uptime Monitors, Security Measures and reports e-mailed for your review.
Our online marketing campaigns truly realize growth for our client month over month and year over year. Here are a few examples of what your campaign can accomplish.
- URL, Title & Anchor Tag Optimization
- Site Structure, Navigation & Content Recommendations
- Strategic Page Re-Direction
- Server Directives to Encourage Good Bots and Discourage the Bad Ones
- Social Media Setup and Integrations (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+)
- Directory Submissions (Google, Bing, Yahoo)
- Browser/Server Caching Directives
- Google Mobile Test & Speed Test
- Uptime Monitor
- Database Backups
- Filesystem Backups
- Database Backups
- Content Writing & Photography, keyword friendly blogs
- Google Analytics Review/Consulting
- Traffic Analytics and Evaluation
- XML Sitemap Creation
- Optimizing Title Tags & Meta Tags
- Social Bookmarking
- Kjiji Ads.
- Ranking Reports
- On-Site Meetings
- Keyword Research/Analysis
Did you know: Google now processes over 40,000 search queries every second on average.
In connection with the development of our Super Gift Shop App DS Digital Media can procure and provide gift cards for your corporate promotion or incentive programs. We can direct ship gift cards to anywhere in Canada for over 50 “A list” retailers including Roots, The Gap, Cabela’s, Cineplex, Chapters and many more! Contact Us for a complete list and to place your order today.
Did you know: As of 2016, nearly 95% of consumers surveyed have either given or sent a gift card.
- Maintain WordPress & Plugins to Latest Versions
- Automated Amazon S3 Cloud Backups (DB & Filesystem)
- Disk, Memory, SQL and Aggregate Uptime Monitoring
- Install/Update Security Plugin(s) (WordPress)
- Change WP Login URL
- Disable XMLRPC (WordPress)
- Implement reCaptcha Feature on All Forms
- Disable Comments (WordPress)
- VPS Troubleshooting
- Brute Force/DDoS Protection, Heuristic Firewall
- Automated Virus/Malware Scanning
- Maintain Strong Passwords (FTP, DB, WP Admin.)
- Performance Optimization (Content Delivery Network)
Disaster Recovery Plan
- Progressive daily off-site database backups (complete schema and data)
- Weekly off-site file system backups
- Leibert and Powerware UPS with 120, 208, 220VAC available
- Maintenance by-pass
- 2400 amps DC plant
- 100% diesel generator backup with auto start and auto transfer switch
- Generator capacity equal to building utility service
- A and B DC plants totally diverse
- Fuel capacity exceeds 24 hours
- Fuel delivery contract with 2-hour guarantee
Fire Suppression Systems
- Pre-action sprinkler rated for telecommunication equipment/computer room
- Integrated smoke/heat detector system
- Multiple carriers with diverse building entrances
- Fully redundant Cisco architecture using 12008 routers and 6509 Layer3 switches
- HSRP failover protection
- Dual network feeds to each server
- Liebert air
- Under-floor cooling
- Humidity control via Liebert units
Security and Access
- Biometric Scanner
- Multiple layers of 24×7 security cameras, card readers, and key pads
- Access to equipment area 24×7 via card key and key pads
- Facilities are monitored with 24 hour recording and 5 day video storage