About Prime 3 Software

Your business should never have to compromise in order to have the applications in place to meet your business needs.

At Prime 3 Software, we know there is a better way to deliver software using a customer-first approach while developing the best possible product to meet your needs.

We follow industry standards and best practices in order to deliver a product that is not only of high technical quality, but is on time AND on budget.

As an independent company, we are not affiliated with a specific technology vendor, which allows us the unique opportunity to be flexible when providing your business with quality software solutions that align with your business infrastructure.

At Prime 3 Software, our goal is to provide the highest value to our customers.

We work side-by-side with our customers to deliver proposed solutions to meet their needs.

If you choose to have us develop applications to meet your specific business needs, we will strive to build high quality solutions that exceed expectations.

Prime 3 Software is an independent software development firm that is built on striking a balance between our principals: schedule, budget, and quality. We are uncompromising when it comes to delivering the best software solutions for your business.

Our Founder

With team members from all different backgrounds and specialties, the Prime 3 Software Team bring together their combined knowledge and expertise to work for you and your company.

Chris Ruddick

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Chris was born and raised in Arlington, Virginia. He graduated from Virginia Tech University in 2002 with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and then went on to get his Master’s degree in Computer Science from Norfolk State University.

Chris has nearly 15 years of experience as a software engineer and is a wealth of knowledge on the subject of software and creating solutions for transportation companies.

When Chris isn’t creating software he likes to work out and train in Brazilian jiu jitsu. He is passionate about building software that has a positive impact on people’s lives.  “It’s a great day when I can make someone’s life just a little bit easier.”

Chris is married to Jessica Ruddick. They have two boys.


Our technology experts support the full software development lifecycle and advise our customers in these areas. With a diverse background in command and control, transportation and logistics, we are well-suited to address the specific challenges of our customers in the transportation industry.

Our Core Capabilities are Software Engineering, Systems Architecture, and Cybersecurity. We are comfortable with and experienced in the following technologies.

  • Ajax
  • Agile/Scrum
  • AngularJS/Angular
  • Apache Ant
  • Apache Axis
  • Apache CXF
  • Apache Maven
  • Apache Tomcat
  • Apache XMLBeans
  • AWS (Cloud)
  • AWT/Swing
  • Bootstrap
  • BPEL
  • BPMN
  • BRMS/Drools
  • C
  • C++
  • C#
  • CSS
  • JAXB
  • JBoss AS
  • JMS
  • JPA
  • jQuery
  • JSON
  • JSP
  • KML
  • Linux/UNIX
  • MFC
  • MongoDB
  • MS SQL Server
  • MVC
  • MySQL
  • NodeJS
  • OpenLayers
  • Oracle
  • Perl
  • PostgreSQL
  • PowerMock
  • Python
  • SAX
  • SASS
  • Spring Framework
  • Spring MVC
  • Spring Security
  • SQL
  • TypeScript
  • Web Security
  • WebLogic
  • Webpack
  • WFS
  • WMS
  • WS-* standards
  • WSDL
  • XML
  • XPath/XQuery
  • XSD
  • XSLT
  • Data Visualization
  • Docker
  • Dojo
  • DOM
  • EDI
  • EJB
  • ESB
  • ESRI MapObjects
  • Google Maps
  • Gradle
  • Groovy
  • GWT/SmartGWT
  • H2
  • Hibernate
  • HTML
  • Java/J2EE
  • JavaScript
  • JAX-RS
  • JAX-WS

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Prime 3 literally changed the way we do business. We appreciate you showing us our software’s weak points and helping make it work better for us.

J. Holman

Operations Manager