1 Tri-Force Consulting Services, Inc. Case Studies
2 Tri-Force s Model Addresses Application Outsourcing and System Integration Application Development Application Management Maintenance, Enhancements, Re-engineering System Integration and EAI Consulting Competency Centers: Ensures that all company learning and industry developments get disseminated to project and execution teams Technology Competency Centers: For example: Microsoft, J2EE Industry Competency Centers: Healthcare, Retail, Manufacturing, IT services
3 Tri-Force Team Model Satisfied customers Product Management User Experience Delivering the solution within project constraints Program Management Communication Building to specification Development Test Enhanced user effectiveness Release Management Smooth deployment and ongoing operations Approval for release only after all quality issues are identified and addressed
4 Tri-Force s Differentiator Designed around critical success factors Staying on the leading edge of healthcare, Retail, Manufacturing, IT industry Best practices: Understanding of what can be outsourced effectively and how. Streamlined onsiteoffshore processes. Building the right team Making the chemistry work: Transparency in all aspects of the relationship; and achieving cultural resonance Overall engagement model: Offshoring and engagement options and models Determination of appropriate methodology Program and Project Management Performance SLA s and metrics based tracking and monitoring Communication Customer always knows what is going on and why
5 Case Study 1 Client: City of Philadelphia, Prison Systems Tri-Force Consulting Services, Inc. is currently supporting the Philadelphia Prison System s Axiom Data Warehouse. The Axiom Data Warehouse is a Business Intelligence tool that facilitates the reporting and analysis of Philadelphia Prison System data. Original functionality allowed staff members to perform basic assessments of the inmate population in support of initiatives to understand, manage, and reduce the population. The existing Axiom Data Warehouse was assessed by Tri-Force Consulting at project kick-off. The assessment uncovered the need for design changes to be made to the data model to allow business logic processing to occur at the proper level. Tri-Force Consulting performed a software re-design to transform the data model and the data dictionary to eliminate redundant business logic at the ETL level. Technology Stack: Cognos 8.1, SQL Server 2005, ETL
6 Case Study 2 Client: Philadelphia Scientific Tri-Force has successfully developed and implemented web based application Battery Charger Controller management system to monitor the statistics collected by the controller units installed inside battery rooms at the client sites of Philadelphia Scientific. The ibos system is intended to be a remote monitoring system for industrial products. The system is designed with expansion options built into the architecture so the system is capable of monitoring existing control systems of client as well as other products of the company. Technology stack: Spring, hibernate frameworks, JChart, Tomcat, MySQL, Eclipse, XML
7 Case Study 3 Client: EDO Corp. Tri-Force team has successfully developed and implemented web based application Weblog which is part of a MGTIS (Marine Gas Turbine Information System), which provides logistical support to access and maintain data of engine and non-engine components of ships. Weblog manages the aspects of capturing data, tracking and managing of ship components belong to different fleets. Technology stack: ASP.NET, C#, SQL Server 2000, VB.NET, XML, IIS,, T -SQL, VBA, MS EXCEL, MS ACCESS
8 Case Study 4 Client: Sungard Availability Services, Inc. Tri-Force team has successfully developed and implemented web based portal exposed to Sungard s customers using Web services, J2EE, JSP,.NET, XSL and AJAX technologies. Customers can access the information related to assets managed by Sungard Availability Services group via the portal. Technology Stack: Web Services, Axis framework, IIS, SQLServer 2000, ASP.NET, C#, XML, XSLT, VB Scripts, Visual Studio
9 Case Study 5 Client: Penn Treaty Network America Insurance Inc. Design and development of an intranet based web based Long Term Care Insurance ERP system to replace legacy applications and extensive manual business processes. Specifically lead the software engineering a Policy Product Component Build Application that allows components (rates, factors, rules, limits, forms, underwriting scores etc) to be assembled to build a Policy Product for filing and eventual sale. The technical stack was Sun/Solaris, Oracel 9i, BEA WLI, Blaze, and Crystal Report Technologies: UML, J2EE, EJB, JSP, Struts, Sun/Solaris, Oracle9i, WebLogic 8.1 Application Server, Weblogic Integration Server, Jbuilder Enterprise edition 9.0, Rational Rose, Active Edit, Windows XP, Perforce, Ant.
10 Case Study 6 Client: Towers Perrin, Inc. Design and development of an intranet based web application for Retirement Benefits Analysis Systems department using Java Server Pages, Java Servlets, Jrun 2.3 and 3.0, XML, SAXON API 5.3.2, Java Beans and DB/2. Developed the web based systems using XML technology in combination with EJB for VALCalc II systems. Used Castor XML Java API for generating Javabeans from XML Schema documents. Technologies: J2EE, Websphere, JSP, Castor, XML, DB2, Struts framework, WSAD
11 Case Study 7 Client: Digital Systems Group, Inc. Digital Systems Group, Inc. is involved in development and supporting the large scale, distributed and transactional, accounting and financial systems for their clients using stateof-the art technologies. The old accounting and financial systems used by the clients, is developed using technologies such as COBOL, JCL etc. Helped Digital Systems Group, Inc. to redesign and architect the existing application using J2EE based technologies. Technologies: UML, J2EE, JSP1.1, EJB1.2, Oracle8i, WebLogic6.1, TogetherJ, Sun Solaris, Linux, CVS, Jboss, Tomcat, Ant.
12 Case Study 8 Client: Merck & Co., Inc. Design and developed the application to browse the LIMS (Laboratory Information Management System) data and publish it over the main Corporate Database Server for the Research scientists in Drug Metabolism department. The prototype for the application was developed using Java Servlet and Netscape FastTrack server 3.0. The object oriented design model was accomplished using Rational Rose. Technologies: UML, Java, Servlets, Java Swing(JFC), PL/SQL, Jbuilder, Oracle 7.1, Windows NT.
13 Case Study 9 Client: Schering Plough Inc. Developed the Employee Expense Reporting System for the sales force of pharmaceutical company Schering Plough. The sales force divided over the entire country needed a system to run the various Employee Expense reports based on the region, districts, territory and individual sales. The system was intended to replace the PL/SQL reports ran against the Oracle database for report generation, and give the ability to access the information over the intranet/internet environment for the Sales team within the company. Technologies: UML, J2EE,Javabeans, Oracle8i, JRun, TogetherJ, CVS, Linux.
14 Case Study 10 Client: Triton PCS Inc. Triton PCS, member of the AT&T Wireless Services Inc. operate a digital wireless network. The company is marketing its wireless services under the brand SunCom, a member of the AT&T Wireless Network. This website was redesigned using J2EE technologies because changes in the business functionality were hard to integrate within the existing application. Technologies: UML, J2EE, Oracle8i, WebSphere, MQSeries, TogetherJ, Sun Solaris, CVS, Iplanet Web server, Ant.
15 Case Study 11 Client: Liquent Inc. team of 15 developing InSight Manager for Assemblies (IMA) and other Insight Suite products, Liquent s flagship document management application. IMA is a J2EE-based web application, typically integrated with Documentum. IMA facilitates the process of submitting and managing various pharmaceutical filings to regulatory agencies around the world. Regulatory filings can exceed one million pages, and are enormously complex. Technologies: UML, J2EE, EJB, JSP, Struts, Windows XP, Oracle9i,JBoss, Tomcat 5.0 Application Server, Eclipse 3.0, Starteam, Ant.
16 Other Projects PITC Web based CRM application United Health Group J2EE Messaging IBM J2EE Messaging Interface
17 Client List
18 Certifications The U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has certified Tri-Force Consulting Services, Inc. as an 8(a) and Socially and Economically Disadvantaged Business (SEDB) firm starting from September 9th, The Department of General Services (DGS) has certified Tri-Force Consulting Services, Inc. as an Minority Business Enterprises (MBE). Tri-Force Consulting Services, Inc. has certified as a bonafied Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) as defined by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) of PA-NJ-DE.
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