Register for a free account to gain access to most of the content and events. Later, upgrade your membership for more discounts, events and to enhance your online profile.
Benefits for Software Developers
- Build your online profile - make yourself more accessible to companies looking for qualified Alpha developers.
- Gain access to quality technical and business education.
- Network and strategize with other professional developers.
- Options for health insurance, dental, retirement plans, etc.
- Put together a team of "backup developers" to reduce risk for your clients.
- Get recognized by the Alpha Developers Network and your peers for your quality work.
Benefits for Businesses looking for Developers
- Search for Alpha Anywhere developers - we use strict criteria to show our Qualified Developers have the technical and business skill to mange your software development project, or to provide mentoring and training services.
- Don't just submit a project request - manage the life of your project with our online Project and Issues Management.
- Review of your software application project - initial consultation is free.
- Build your own profile as a "consumer of services" so we can learn more about your needs and better server you over time.
"Qualified Developer" Member Requirements*
- A minimum of two years providing software solutions using Alpha Five/Alpha Anywhere as your primary platform.
- A minimum of three software projects completed for different clients.
- Must currently be delivering solutions using Alpha version 11 or 12 (latest).
- Must be an Independent Software Developer or an individual developer within a larger organization.
- Must provide two letters of recommendation by recent clients.
- Must submit two recent Alpha-based applications for review.
It takes about three weeks to get approved as an IADN Qualified Developer.
*IADN may accept or reject any request for Qualified Developer Member status.