Construction has a "faster horse" problem

Henry Ford is (excessively) quoted as stating, “If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.” For decades construction softwares have digitized blueprints and the processes that manage them, but digital blueprints are just a faster horse: the faster version of a manual process. Using discs to transfer files so someone can print plans in the office. Using onscreen take-off to scale digital versions of paper. Using LTE connectivity and cloud-hosting services to access these digital papers outside of the office... read more

Build the world like you build software

Back in the days of waterfall project management in software, the complete design of a system was completed before a single line of code was written or an end user even understood what the product looked like, not to mention how it would function. By the time the product was visible enough for engineers, programmers and end users to view it, there were often challenges and required alterations brought to light... Read More

Grit Virtual accepted into Techstars Kansas City

Grit Virtual, Inc. has been accepted into an extensive 90-day accelerator program called Techstars. Techstars was created in Boulder, CO in 2006. Since then, Techstars has assisted 1023 companies in raising almost $3.6 billion in fundraising. Of those 1023 companies, only 11% have failed. Techstars has also made an equity purchase of Grit along with other financial support... Read More