Metova’s 2020 in Review: Tech Solutions and Trends Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

It’s been a tough one, and our thoughts are with those who have faced this pandemic head-on, been affected by this tectonic shift, or who have lost loved ones to this virus. We’re hoping that we are nearing the end of the pandemic and are looking forward to brighter days.

At Metova our focus is to leverage technology to improve lives and to solve problems. Here are some of the events, plus some from the people working behind the scenes on our efforts, that have shaped our 2020.

An article by Metova CSO, Jonathan Sasse, with predictions of coming changes, many of which have come true, and digital transformation advice for industries disrupted by the COVID-19 Pandemic. COVID-19 Accelerated the Future. Is Your Business Ready?

Telehealth and Telemedicine: Metova Survey Reveals High Demand for Telemedicine and a Q&A with Dr. Darren Sommer, founder and CEO at Innovator Health

Hospitality: Metova Research Initiative Roundup: Technology in the Hospitality Industry amid COVID-19 and Hotel Management covers our work: Survey Examines New Hotel Guest Expectations


Digital Transformation Insight: Metova CSO, Jonathan Sasse, on a number of topics around digital transformation for Forbes. Future Forward: Disrupt Your Normal To Evolve With Customers’ Needs and Are You Ready For IoT? Seven Questions Every Business Should Consider

Metova Developer Spotlights! Metova Director of Technology, Zach Little on Birding, Metova Senior Android Developer, Alex Crafford on Podcasting, Metova iOS Developer, Arturo Díaz on Electric Guitar and photography , Metova Developer Brandon Cox on gaming and pizza, iOS Developer and Tech Lead, Han Kim on Nashville, Twitch and Sugargliders, and Metova iOS Developer, Matthew Sij on relocating from his home state of Arkansas to Metova’s office in Guadalajara, Mexico 

Level Up…Accolades! Metova achieved Microsoft Gold Windows and Devices competency and Silver Cloud Platform competency and also achieved Amazon Web Services Mobile Competency Status

Metova Industry Intelligence: Throughout 2020 we surveyed thousands of U.S. residents on topics ranging from technology and working from home, to contactless technology in the hospitality industry, to telemedicine. Click HERE for a roundup of some of the most interesting findings from 2020