Tomahawk Technologies Inc.

Welcome to the Tomahawk Lab, please note that the Lab may or may not represent work currently underway. 

We’ve found that we have so many great ideas that we need a place to record them.  The early development of the SteelArrow programming language started this way.  This middle-ware language became the base or launching point for Tomahawk.  We have many clients that rely on SteelArrow daily to accept payments or to link and draw information from a remote data source.

Sharing is the way of the new business model and our love for technology continually inspires us to be a part of that.  Sometimes the simplest challenges can be the most fulfilling solutions and especially when they form the basis for something larger.  We knew this early on when SteelArrow was released as an open source project on SourceForge.  The language never really took off (though we still think it is the best one out there!) but its humble beginnings were the start of something big, and from those early days a viable business grew.

The Tomahawk Lab was envisioned as a mind-share to help foster a steady flow of ideas among our own staff or even site visitors.

Have an idea for a new project?  We’d love to be a part of it; there are no bad ideas only great opportunities!

2014 marks the fourth year that Tomahawk will sponsor power skating with our local Carleton Place hockey associations.   The sponsorship will assist both coaches to improve training, and kids with the finer aspects of (simply) skating.  This will help to build player confidence... Read More →
There have been so many great changes this year around the office, and many of them are related to the skilled individuals that now make up the Tomahawk Team.  We have been truly blessed in the area of human resources and staff acquisitions this year. Our most recent addition to... Read More →
Apr 2014
Every once in a while a nasty security hole is found, and recently that is the Heartbleed bug.   This bug is part of the OpenSSL library which is used to translate and manipulate SSL certificates and related traffic.  It should be stated that SSL itself is not affected by this... Read More →
The totals are in…  and we patted ourselves on the back for what we have created… Tomahawk’s custom payment gateway technology pushed 118,918 transactions in 2013 for a total of  $11,780,537.70  With a majority of sales seen between June and September.  June and... Read More →
Jan 2014
WOOOHOOO!!  Happy New Year! Looking back over 2013  we have lots of reasons to celebrate at Tomahawk, but who wants to look back?  Looking forward to a new year and all the exciting things that are yet to come is exciting and intriguing! We started the year by bringing in a new... Read More →
Dec 2013
First off, welcome to Matt Langlois who joined Tomahawk mid-November and has been a great addition to the team. Matt is a local high school student who is self-taught in many web technologies and enjoys programming and general computing challenges.  Matt’s past experience... Read More →
No more quarters, no more attendants, no more watching the clock.. Our Text2Park system is ready for prime time! Our ParkAdmin Text2Park application allows users to send simple text SMS messages to notify and pay for parking.  The text-to-park system represents the next... Read More →
With the release of the ParkAdmin Android application, we are now focusing on further streamlining parking and security management operations through the use of ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition).  ANPR technology allows a patrol officer to quickly scan plates by pointing... Read More →
Need we say more!  Check out the video… The ParkAdmin for Android application allows for the simplified retrieval and management of violations by security staff in the field. Users can quickly view and record details specific to vehicles on location. Merging new information... Read More →