Responsible for the design & implementation of a prototype/proof of concept of ConXtra's Multi-Server P2P XML/http based middleware solution for a Travel Exchange. Final version supported XML P2P connectivity to SABRE & Continental. (Java, C++) Of Note...
Designed a domain specific interpreted language to allow Client/Account Managers to layout how they wanted the Travel Records to be customized for a particular account or client.
Needs analysis, design, prototyping, implementation and vendor management for a WAN-based distributed transaction processing system for point-of-sale reservation data capture from 40,000 travel agency locations. (Delphi) Of Note...
Responsible for the design & implementation of many projects including:
Designed and led development of an emulator which provided a common interface across five CRS's. This also provided dial-in capability for remote development and demonstrations as well as record and playback of CRS sessions (which facilitated regression testing of code with CRS's). (C)
Designed and developed Maestro, an automated system to quality control PNR's and provide additional services to travelers. Modules included: quality control , data collection, lower rate search, seat verification and correction, wait list clearance, automatic upgrade, and file finishing. Maestro consisted of 96% common code across four CRS's. (PRE-AC)
Worked in a number of roles, One of the projects I developed was installed in over 2500 sites.
Instrumental in changing the companies core product from 6 customers (with 6 different versions of the source code) to 120+ customers (with ONE version of the source code, and considerable added functionality). Of Note...
Of the many projects I was responsible for, the most significant was all work relating to releases 3-8 of flagship product WordPAL (including simulated threading to support background printing).
Of the projects I developed, the two main were a Recruiting/Prospect Tracking System for the Aztecs (Football Team), and the Student On-Line Loan Administration System to administer student loans.