Kosak & Associates

Executive Level Technical Consulting

Kosak & Associates


Our clients range from start-ups and small investors to Fortune 500 firms. Our work has centered on the following areas:

Scalable Systems and Cloud Architecture - responsible for architecture of several of the world's largest websites. Deep experience in Virtualization and Cloud based systems including:

  • Amazon's Web Services, EC2, S3, etc.
  • Rackspace Cloud Servers, Files, and Load Balancers
  • Ubuntu Enterprise Cloud and Eucalyptus Platforms
  • Heroku Cloud Application Platform for Ruby, Node.js and Java
  • Google's App Engine
  • Microsoft's Azure Cloud Computing Service
  • and currently working with VMware's vCloud family of products

Patent Work - Don Kosak is inventor of record on 8 patents in search, collaborative filtering, and related internet technologies. He managed the Patent Portfolio for Lycos, Inc. for nearly 10 years.

Globalization - Technical lead on Lycos' roll out into Japan, Korea, Europe, and L atin America. Imported Korean Internet technology to the U.S. market.

Technical Due Diligence - Over a dozen major internet properties including:

  • MailCity.com
  • WhoWhere.com
  • Anglefire.com
  • NetClubs.com
  • Quote.com
  • MatchMaker.com
  • as well as Search, Social Networking, and Community web sites.