Selecting Travel Loyalty Program Bonuses (STLPB) is a system for delivering travel loyalty program bonus incentives to travelers while they are booking online travel. It also tracks user's (user is the traveler booking online) program point totals and recommends the best bonuses for the traveler to optimize their points gathering.
The system allows a user to:
The STLPB system consists of two parties: Server and Client.
The server part is a web site, which allows managing information on flights and hotels, creating rules and bonuses.
The client part is a flash tool (widget), which runs on most online travel booking sites, including suppliers. The user information is easily accessible and it is not required to download the widget.
The customer addressed EffectiveSoft with a request to create a system which may help travelers choose the best trips.
The customer specified the following requirements:
For the evolution of the product and the more widespread use of the secrecies the customer made a decision to create a mobile version of the application. In a short time, a specification for the mobile application was created. The main goal of the project was to create a friendly interface which uses the same web services as the Web Widget.
The project covered the following stages:
As soon as each milestone was completed, the system was fully operative and had new functionality. Contact our managers to get more information about this project on the project history and achievements.
Project-based (fixed-price model)
More than 9 500 man-hours
Software development team, QA team, Designers
System requirements specifications, GUI specifications, test cases
Lines of code
Software Architecture, RIA, Web Applications, Apple iPhone Application, Flash Lite Application
Technologies & Tools
Zend Framework, AJAX, Prototype JS Framework, Adobe Flex 3, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Flash CS4, Flash Lite 3.0, DHTML, CSS, XML, MySQL Server, Scribe Insight, TortoiseSVN, Apple Xcode, iPhone SDK 2.2, iPhone Simulator, iPhone OS Frameworks