Case Study: School info management system

The Client

Capita is the UK’s leading business process outsourcing (BPO) and professional services organization. It has in excess of 25,000 staff operating from over 140 offices.

Business Needs

Capita required a partner that could deliver high quality and fully documented software code to tight specifications within tight timescales.

Some Projects summary:

  • CES provide a School Information Management System (SIMS) and .Net application used in over 2000 schools in the UK and encompasses a wide selection of modules covering Attendance & Behavior, Pupil Performance, Curriculum Planning, Finance and Resources.
  • Over an 11-month period FPT Software developed a module, Personnel 7, which is an integral part the SIMS. The Personnel 7 module allows schools effectively to manage personnel, professional and contractual information about their staff. Smaller project delivered enhancements for the Attendance suite of software.

Technologies Used:

Oracle, .NET, SQL Server, OpenRoad, Ingres2.6, Singularity (workflow), Delphi, Crystal report 5.0, COM developed by Visual Basic, SQL stored procedures