Cogentas, LLC

Cogentas is a privately held web and software solutions firm located in Houston, Texas. It was founded based on the idea that small and medium sized businesses should be empowered when it comes to benefiting from web and software development. This is the philosophy that Blake Birkenfeld and Stephan Segraves continue to stand by for every project, making sure each client has the most up-to-date technology available and is informed about all emerging solution possibilities.

The sections below provide a brief summary about who we are and what we can do to help your business.

Stephan Segraves, Managing Partner

Stephan Segraves received his Bachelorís of Business in Management Information Systems from Texas Tech University in 2006. He has worked for a wide variety of Fortune 500 companies, including Royal Dutch Shell Oil and Microsoft. Stephanís areas of expertise are statistical and economic sciences software utilizing Open Source technologies such as PHP, Perl, and Python.

Blake Birkenfeld, Managing Partner

Blake Birkenfeld earned his Bachelorís of Science in Computer Science from Texas A&M University in 2006. Blake has worked in the Information Technology field in a variety of industries, including real estate research, semiconductors, and software consulting. Blakeís field of expertise is solutions design and development with both Microsoft and Open Source technologies.

Technologies Embraced

Cogentas is dedicated to providing its customers the most reliable and cost-efficient solutions using whatever technologies can best make that possible.

Open Source technologies are central to Cogentasí strategies for solutions. Some of these technologies include PHP, Python, Perl, MySQL, and PostgreSQL. We have been working with these technologies for years, and we know precisely how they can be utilized to empower your business.

We are also well versed with Microsoft technologies, including the .NET Framework, C#, ASP.NET and MS SQL Server. If youíre looking for a Microsoft Certified Professional Developer to build your web solutions, youíve come to the right place.