Custom Programming/Software

Visual FoxPro and Java

Whether your data is small or large, or your users number from a few to a few thousand, whether you want peer to peer, client-server or web based services, one thing is guaranteed, you need qualified professionals you can trust when developing custom programming and/or software for new systems or maintaining existing software. Leading companies trust WaudWare for its custom programming FoxPro, Visual FoxPro and Java expertise, creative thinking, experience and interest in long term relationships.

We work together with I.T. Managers and other VFP developers to assist in the custom programming and development of fresh new solutions to age old problems and everything on the bleeding edge that keeps people awake at night.

WaudWare's senior partners have worked in all versions of Fox and Visual Fox over the past 20 years, from foxBASE+ through Visual FoxPro 9. They regularly attend VFP technical conferences, are committed to professional development through continuous learning and are constantly working with other industry experts to come up with better ways to solve problems.

VFP provides a superior set of robust tools for building database applications, resulting in software that is stable, flexible and easy to use. Here are a few examples of applications we’ve developed with our customers from concept to after-implementation results. We’re ready to help you achieve the goals you’ve set for your business.

Application examples (by industry)

  • Industrial Supplies – Automated Dispensing system
  • Industrial Supplies – EDI
  • Finance - TI2M: The Investor Investment Manager
  • Retail Food Franchise – (multiple) Data Driven Web Sites
  • Manufacturing – EDI
  • Transportation – Web based Freight Logistics system
  • Transportation -(Web-enabled a Vertical market application for another software company - Universal Freight Operating System (UFOS))
  • Association - Credit checking system
  • Association - Thoroughbred horse database
  • Community - Parade management system
  • Government - Markets information databases
  • Government - Insurance rate comparison

Software proficiencies

  • EDI – Electronic Data Interchange – enabling EDI software to interface with accounting systems (middle ware)
  • Conversions - moving the data while replacing software packages and/or entire systems
  • Data Driven Web Development
  • Data Communications – Modem, X-25, SDLC, XML, HTML, TCP/IP Sockets, all types of email, web services HTTP

Tools we use

  • Acrobat
  • Amyuni PDF Converter
  • CodeBook
  • L7
  • Microsoft Office and MSOffice Automation (using com)
  • Mere Mortals
  • Mind’s Eye
  • Stonefield Database Toolkit (SDT)
  • Visual FoxExpress (VFE)
  • Visual Maxframe Professional (VMP)
  • Stonefield App-Maker
  • West Wind Web Connection

How do you know when it’s time to investigate software written especially for you?

  • When you can’t find software that does exactly what you want it to
  • When you’re entering data more than once – anywhere

Does custom software cost money? Of course it does. And every minute you and your team spend entering, re-entering data, duplicating effort and/or dealing with outdated software probably costs more. Think about the profitability and productivity of your business. We’ll help you figure out what your ROI is. Don’t wait. Let the experts at WaudWare get you started today. Through creative thinking, experience and an interest in long term relationships, WaudWare provides something that is highly valued in business today … improved productivity, profitability and eace of mind.

To learn how WaudWare creates innovative software solutions you can trust, contact us today