Mike Silverstein

Founder and president of Standout Networks, Inc. Mike is a 30 year veteran software developer who has been through the full software development life cycle experience may times. Mike was also co-founder of SilverMark, Inc. and technical lead of the Test Mentor line of automated testing tools which are used by over 100 fortune 500 companies on four continents. Mike has a wealth of software development experience including:

  • Website and web application development
  • Object-oriented analysis and design
  • Agile development methodologies
  • Project management
  • Automated testing
  • E-commerce


Software Development

Standout Networks provides software development services either remotely or on your site. Our seasoned professionals will help you deliver a high quality, easy to maintain and extend product, mentoring your team along the way so they can continue delivering great code long after we are gone. We specialize in the following technologies and methodologies:

  • Java/J2EE
  • The Spring and Hibernate stacks
  • Adobe Flex and Flash
  • Smalltalk
  • Agile development
  • Performance modeling and tuning

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HealthTies is an online community where people with ongoing medical issues can find and share health information and support.

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HealthTies is built using Java and Adobe Flex technologies including Spring, and Hibernate.


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Test Mentor

Standout Networks' SilverMark subsidiary produces the leading commercial automated testing tool for applications written in VisualAge and VisualWorks Smalltalk. Please follow this link to learn more.

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