Cicada Consulting Group was established in 1995 as a sole proprietorship and specializes in Web application and e-commerce solutions. It helps companies manage their existing systems, integrate new technologies or create advanced systems from the ground up. The company develops database-driven Web applications to meet the needs of the growing Internet community. Its goal is to help clients create useful services in cost-effective ways, and make their businesses look good by also offering a range of graphic design services. The company s technologies of choice range from Macintosh technologies such as Filemaker and Frontier services to WebObjects and end of file development. Cicada Consulting Group is headquartered in Raleigh, N.C.