The customer, a leading manufacturer and distributor of access control system packages for commercial and domestic properties, requested EffectiveSoft to develop an Access Control Management System to manage staff and guest admittance to specific areas in a given physical facility.
Our team developed from scratch all the system integral parts as C# solutions (Security Manager, Data Manager, Hardware Manager, and Monitoring Tool). As far as the Hardware Manager is concerned, EffectiveSoft created only mock-ups that were then used to prepare a complete solution from the customer’s side.
For the specifications development and applications testing we used the following technologies:
The project was a real success for both sides, which resulted in further fruitful collaboration and preparation of three other joint projects.
Time & Material
About 4 600 man-hours
1 project manager, 3 developers, 1 QA specialist, 2 designers, 1 technical writer
Functional specification, project plan, test cases, help system
Lines of code
About 140 000
Technologies & tools
.NET 4.0, WCF, WPF, DirectShow, Expression Blend 4, MS SQL