Rock Solid Knowledge is an official Umbraco Gold Partner based in Bristol, UK. We specialise in secure content management for the web and mobile.
Founded in 2009, Rock Solid Knowledge has steadily grown from the four founders to a team of 20+ passionate individuals who care deeply about delivering first-rate solutions to our customers.
We partner with our clients and creative agencies to deliver technical and content managed solutions, using Umbraco and the latest technologies:
- Umbraco CMS (content management)
- Website design and development
- Mobile app development (iOS and Android)
- Security audits and reviews
- Accessibility and optimisation
We want to create long-lasting partnerships with our clients and creative agencies, providing on-going support and technical solutions.
Our experienced team of developers includes two award-winning Umbraco MVPs, senior ASP.NET developers, solution architects, and user interface developers. Over 50% of our teams are Certified Scrum Masters, and the whole company is familiar with Scrum and other agile best-practices.
If you are looking to work with an Umbraco Gold Partner on your next project, please get in touch.
Karl Tynan is an Umbraco MVP with over 15 years' experience in front-end development, and almost 10 years in Umbraco development. Specialising in front-end development, user experience, and accessibility, Karl delivers quality user interfaces with great attention to detail that perform well for all users and devices. In addition, Karl often reviews and audits websites for usability, accessibility, and performance issues, highlighting improvements and small changes that can make a big difference. Karl is a co-organiser for umBristol, the Umbraco Bristol User Group, and can be regularly found attending and speaking at various Umbraco conferences and events.
Emma Garland has worked with Umbraco since 2008. She has spoken at numerous user groups and tech conferences, including Umbraco Codegarden. Emma has written several technical articles for Umbraco and Rock Solid Knowledge, and runs internal technical writing classes. An Umbraco MVP for three years running (2018, 2019, and 2020), Emma has long been involved in the Umbraco community. Since 2020, she has been an active member of the Umbraco Unicore Team, involved in the migration of Umbraco to .NET Core and specialising in the members identity work. Emma has conducted numerous health checks on existing company websites, flagging security and performance issues. She is keen on practicing Umbraco best practice and ensuring quality software deliverables.
Kieran is responsible for the Business Development of Rock Solid Knowledge. Kieran has extensive experience dealing with IdentityServer, .NET Core technical products, and Umbraco website development. With a background in digital art and technology, Kieran can translate customers’ technical and design requirements into tangible, fixed-cost work items. Kieran is driven to providing the best customer experience, ensuring that the customer has full transparency of the development lifecycle, delivery, and post-delivery aftercare.