Found a Problem, Came up with a Solution

One of the most significant frustrations of owning a small software business in any industry, but especially inlegal, is not having the reach of larger software companies. GDSI has experience developing software. Beyond supporting our clients, we build new products for all sizesof law firms. As you might imagine, we invest serious time and money […]

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The Solution

My company, GDSI, is an acronym for Geller Data Solutions. There’s a reason I chose that name. I like to be the solution, not the problem. Interestingly, in my house, I’m often the problem. Outside of my house, I am more often considered the solution. So when the opportunity arose for me to be part of the Johnson & […]

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Things 2020 Taught Us (I hope)

To kick off the new year, I thought I’d reflect back on the last one and share what’s on my mind. I hope you findthe material insightful and slightly amusing. 2020 was a year of learning. No kidding! We discovered things we never dreamed we’d have to learn. Things like: you can never have too […]

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The New Stresses of Working Virtually

Imagine. Prior to COVID, GDSI performed most of our meetings in person, with us traveling anywhere across the globe to meet with clients. Then, on March 15, the world turned upside down in reaction to a global pandemic. Now, all our meetings and demos are virtual. As software design experts, the GDSI team has been privy to never-before-seen client stresses. Some […]

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In a Covid-19 World, Working from Home is a Thing —Software Hurdles Included

IN A COVID-19 WORLD, WORKING FROM HOME IS A THING—SOFTWARE HURDLES INCLUDED I’m not sure if you’ve noticed, but a few things changed this year. The Rolling Stones had a reunionconcert—on Zoom. There’s been an uptick in Bigfoot sightings—and he’s wearing a mask. Office water coolertalk now takes place in your kitchen—with your kids. Perhaps […]

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GDSI Releases Its Best-in-Class Seamless Sync of Clio© + Worldox©

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEGDSI RELEASES ITS BEST-IN-CLASS SEAMLESS SYNC OF CLIO© + WORLDOX© Boca Raton, Florida – November 10, 2020. GDSI, a leading provider of custom software solutions and DevOps services, has developed a simple and effective way for law firms to view Case documents from Worldox Web and automatically synchronize Client and Matter data from […]

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GDSI Introduces Its Innovative Integration Engine for Clio© + NetDocuments©

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEGDSI INTRODUCES ITS INNOVATIVE INTEGRATION ENGINE FOR CLIO© + NETDOCUMENTS© Boca Raton, Florida – November 3, 2020. GDSI, a leading provider of custom software solutions and DevOps services, has introduced its integration engine for Clio, a cloud-based legal technology company. With its deep understanding of Clio’s systems, GDSI continues to design innovative and effective […]

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4 Smart Reasons to Augment Your Team

4 SMART REASONS TO AUGMENT YOUR TEAM WITH LEGAL DEVOPS MANAGEDSERVICES In previous blogs, I’ve stressed the importance of building applications to satisfy the needs of law firms so itsusers can work the way they want to work and not how an off-the-shelf solution pushes them to work. I’ve alsowritten about the importance of having […]

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The Value of Custom Apps

TO FIND THE PERFECT FIT, LAW FIRMS SHOULD CONSIDER CUSTOM APPSBY DOUGLAS GELLER In the legal industry, there are well made off-the-shelf software products. These come with a lot of features and, for many firms, they’re good value for the money. But the reality is, not all mass-produced items satisfyeveryone perfectly. In the world of […]

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There’s a right way to conduct a software development RFP

A request for proposals (RFP) can be a great step toward procuring a product or service that delivers fantastic value. In my 25-plus years in custom software development, I’ve seen all kinds of RFPs. All too often, however, RFPs issued for software development are fatally flawed. An RFP to complete a development project for a […]

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