LOS ANGELES, Feb. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- FatCloud, the application platform that allows enterprises to build, deploy and manage next generation .NET applications, is hosting a competition that will award more than $10,000 of cash and prizes to the top four developers who build the most creative and unique applications leveraging FatCloud's full capabilities.
First place will win $5,000 USD. Second place receives $3,000 USD. Third place takes $1,000 USD. And finally, fourth place will be rewarded with a Microsoft Surface Pro tablet.
"FatCloud provides proven building blocks that accelerate .NET application development and removes the complexity of building a distributed architecture," said Ian Miller, FatCloud President and CEO. "A competition is the best way to empower people to experience the tremendous efficiencies FatCloud creates for delivering reliable business applications that scale quickly, economically, and effortlessly."
To be eligible, an application must utilize FatCloud's NoSQL database, File Management System and Work Queue. It must also have a working graphical user interface.
The competition launches today, February 19, 2013. Applications must be submitted by April 2, 2013. The winners will be announced on May 1, 2013.
There is a limit of one entry per person. Final projects must be submitted at fatcloud.com/submit.
FatCloud's team of exceptional engineers will judge all entries. For further information and the complete rules visit: fatcloud.com/codecomp.
About FatCloud: Develop Fast. Scale Effortlessly. Run Anywhere.
FatCloud is the cloud-enabled application platform that allows enterprises to build, deploy and manage next generation .NET applications. With an integrated high-speed cache, NoSQL database, file management system and work queue, FatCloud IT delivers reliable business solutions that scale quickly, economically and effortlessly. FatCloud is based out of Los Angeles and is a portfolio company of Elevator Labs. For more information, please visit www.fatcloud.com