Software Solutions That
“Just Work”


We specialize in the following technologies:

Backend Development

  • - Python + Django (our favorite framework)
  • - PHP + Laravel (and others)
  • - API Integrations (we’ve interfaced with countless REST, SOAP, and ad-hoc APIs)
  • - Systems administration, cloud hosting and monitoring (we support what we deliver)

Front End Development

  • - Angular
  • - React
  • - Responsive design
  • - Optimization for fast page load times

Niche Areas

  • - ERP integrations, Sage 100, Sage Payments
  • - Finance related apps, stock market dashboards, financial calculators and simulators
  • - Dynamic SVG and Canvas rendering in the browser
  • - Image generation and colorization

Launch Gate provides design, development and ongoing maintenance of software applications.

We have a lot of experience with:

  • SaaS platforms
  • E-commerce
  • Custom CMS implementations
  • Single page apps
  • Integrating across multiple systems (APIs, OAuth, workflows, queues, scheduled jobs)
  • Keeping systems patched, secure, and running smoothly
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About Us

Laurence Gellert

The owner of Launch Gate, Laurence Gellert, has been working for over ten years in and around the Portland Oregon area. Laurence’s technical skills are in Python, PHP, Linux, and popular JavaScript frameworks such as Angular, React, and Redux. Laurence is experienced with data modeling in relational and non-relational data stores, application architecture, and integration of applications using APIs, web services (SOAP/REST), OAuth, ETL jobs and message queues. For more information check out his blog where he has published over 100 articles on software and works to share his insights with beginning software developers –

With Launch Gate you get Laurence as a lead developer and access to a team of developers, designers, UI/UX experts, and project mangers.


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