Western CPE (Montana, USA) is a leader in continuing professional education for accounting and financial professionals, it offers NASBA-certified curriculum in a variety of mediums (Resort Conferences, Webcasts, Federal Tax Update Seminars, and In-House Training) and QAS-certified Self-Study courses. Western CPE is medium scale service oriented company having 35+ administration staff and 200+ trainers/authors working as consultant basis.
Client was generating major business by taking orders online. Clients' portal traffic in peak season reached up to 1000 individual customer visits every day.
Challenge: Client was continuing their business on 10 year old software developed in cold fusion and having limitation on technology upgradation, interfacing with other third party tools, better CMS and dependency on individual programmers.
Solution: We have studied the client's business, old software. We interacted with various divisions to collect their division specific requirements. During the brain storming session, individual division found good points rose by other department and that has been included to Business Requirement Document. On approval by HODs from WesternCPE, we have started development of the Solution.
Development team has started delivering the product on gradually basis as per the product road map on staging environment hence, software user get trained on new system on stating environment. This helped them to continue their business with the successful handover of product and knowledge to their users on parallel system.
ASP.NET 3.5, SQL Server 2008 R2, IIS 7, AJAX, jQuery, HTTP Compression, Silverlight, HTTP Watch, SQL Profiler, PayFlowPro – Paypal, Integration with DHL, LearnLive, Survey Monkey, N-layer architecture, Microsoft Enterprise Library, Team Foundation Server