A leading provider of instructional technology that enables Secondary Career and Technical Education (CTE) providers to maintain and track information related to their adult education programs.
With the increasing demand of cloud based models and peer-to-peer collaboration, the client’s existing software demanded improved accessibility and distribution. Their existing system was a desktop application developed in VB .Net. And, like any desktop application, its access was limited to its installation location. They needed a partner who possessed domain and compliance knowledge along with technical competency to help them migrate their application from desktop to a cloud-based model. In order to eradicate redundancy and inconsistency issues, the application also coerced the need of an effective database design.
Diaspark leveraged an open source technology (LAMP) and developed a cloud-based application for the client. The application follows a multiple tenant model, where only a single instance of the application runs on the server now, thus, serving multiple clients. Diaspark’s team also designed a data migration tool in .NET technology which helps to transfer data for each tenant from the existing old system to a new system that uses MySQL database.The product was enhanced with dominant features including: