3 Examples of Business Needs That Make Liferay a Good Content Management System Choice!

There are many Content Management System (CMS) solutions available in the market today and it can be difficult to choose the one that is right for your business. As with any software selection, the choice for a CMS solution should be based on your requirements. In this article, we discuss three examples of business structure and requirements that would make Liferay a good content management system choice. 

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Liferay Content Management Systems (CMS) has been around a long time and it is very popular as a CMS solution for numerous types of industries, businesses and functions. As with any good software solution, upgrades are the lifeblood of the business and keep customers coming back with features they need and want. But, Liferay has also managed to provide upgrades and new tools for developers to keep them coming back too. That is a big part of software solution success. If developers don’t want to work with your product, you are not likely to see a lot of business.

Case Study: Negotiation Approval & Workflow App for UK Construction Equipment Manufacturer Sales Team in India Office

This Client is based in the U.K. and is a leading manufacturer of earthmoving and construction equipment in India. The Client manufactures a wide range of world-class equipment in its state-of-the-art global factories. The Client has established business operations around the world and creates employment opportunities and programs to enhance skills, support the pursuit higher education and diplomas and create entrepreneur opportunities to help team members excel in their careers.

The Elegant MicroWeb team collaborated with the Client team to complete development, provide support for 3rd party security compliance testing and roll-out the Negotiation and Approval Workflow Application and deliver the solution to users based on Client requirements. The new solution created a seamless environment where users can quickly learn and complete tasks with an automated process and workflow for negotiations, pricing changes and approvals etc. This solution reduces the time required to process and complete the sales cycle and ensures that the customer interest is preserved, while improving productivity and assuring an accurate process that is easy to understand, monitor, manage and approve. As Client users embrace this solution, the Client plans to include roll-out to other international offices outside India.

Case Study: Website Development, Hosting, Maintenance & Support for India Country Coordinating Mechanism

The India Country Coordinating Mechanism (India-CCM) was established by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and other relevant and interested stakeholders. Its purpose was to access Global Fund grant monies, and to ensure those funds were well-coordinated within the national response, as well as to provide national oversight and ownership of grant implementation.

The Elegant MicroWeb team collaborated with the Client to conceive, design, develop, configure, implement, deploy and train solutions in support of Client objectives. The project resulted in a redesign and reimagining of the India-CCM website to include responsive layouts and user-friendly menus and navigation. The project was completed on time and on budget and enhanced Client operations with a solution that met expectations and supported the technology set as defined by Client requirements. The solution is easy to use, easy to manage and maintain and is completely scalable for future upgrades.

Case Study: Elegant MicroWeb Provides Mobile App Development and Portal for Multi-Service Property Repair Contractor

This client wished to provide a mobile application that would enable consumers to review, schedule, track and pay for services in an easy-to-use mobile application environment. The client also wished to provide easy-to-use, dependable tools to its internal administration and field staff to coordinate and track services.

Elegant MicroWeb built and implemented a solution to allow customers to download the mobile app or utilize their browser to access the client portal and access services. Client customers can register, browse through services available in their area, see rates and estimates for a particular service, schedule a service and pay online. The solution also provides full administrative backend control to administration staff to manage and track customers, field personnel, availability, allocation of tasks, invoicing, orders, and configuration of dynamic pricing based on customer postcodes. The successful completion and delivery of this solution improved client visibility and service and increased customer satisfaction.

Case Study: Technology Development Board, India Re-Engineers Website and Deploys Project Management & Workflow App

The Technology Development Board advances technology innovation in India through its technology grant process. The objective of this project was twofold. First, the client wished to improve its existing website to make it compliant with GIGW and CERTIN, and to make it responsive, and improve the navigation and increase user satisfaction and adoption and organizational visibility. Secondly, the client wished to establish a comprehensive project management and workflow system to support its crucial grant process from grant application through approval in order to streamline and improve the process for applicants, internal team members and stakeholders. The TDB project management and application workflow system supports grant applicants and internal members of TDB for vetting and approvals as well as approvals by other government and legal stakeholders.

Elegant MicroWeb provided support, knowledge and skill for requirements and roadmap planning, technical feasibility, graphics, layout and Ux design, architecture, development, maintenance and support, as well as upgrade, roll out, implementation, integration, training and support. The project was completed on time and on budget with beneficial automation, a streamlined vetting and approval process and improved productivity and user interface.

Case Study: Native Mobile App Integration with Magento Platform for Digital Rewards Business in Australia

This Australian business provides digital rewards and products to a customer base that exceeds 6 million members. Customer business subscribers use these services to offer loyalty and reward programs to employees thereby improving employee satisfaction and expanding employee benefits.

Elegant MicroWeb was asked to upgrade and improve the existing Magento-based eCommerce site and build a mobile app that would integrate with the Magento platform. The resulting mobile app was designed and developed to integrate with the Magento-based eCommerce site, and provide an easy-to-use mobile app to improve user adoption and broaden the client market and subscriber base. The new mobile app allows the client to better serve its business customers, and by extension, the end-users who enjoy these employee benefits.

Case Study: Software Reengineering – Real Estate Property Management Web Portal, Supporting Brokers & Customers of Large U.S. Real Estate Service Provider

Case Study: Software Reengineering - Real Estate Property Management Web Portal, Supporting Brokers & Customers of Large U.S. Real Estate Service Provider

The client is a large, multi-service real estate business in New York in the United States. For over a quarter of a century, the client has provided services for real estate brokers in New York City. The client wished to employ the services of Elegant MicroWeb to provide software re-engineering, including design, development and User Experience (Ux) design, as well as performance improvement for its existing listings exchange system, and to convert this system to a multi-tenant solution to enable the client to quickly create brokerage company accounts and listings. The system transmits real-time inventory from one firm to another and supports nearly 500 firms, with approximately 10,000 daily listings exchanges.

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Case Study: Business Software Company, Elegant MicroWeb Builds Digital Library Portal for Gujarat Tourism, India

The Gujarat Tourism organization promotes tourism within the state and provides support for visitors and residents with comprehensive travel assistance and services including accommodation, conducted tours and ground transport and a wide range of choice to meet the diverse needs of visitors and to promote the many historic sites and sites of interest in Gujarat. As part of this charter, The Tourism Corporation of Gujarat generates extensive digital content in the form of videos, photos and images, brochures, documentaries, advertisements and other data. In the past, the users of the tourism department had to engage in a complicated manual process to review each data repository one-by-one and select content because there was no one tool to easily search integrated data or allow users to share content with other stakeholders.

The Elegant MicroWeb team built and implemented a centralized digital library portal to categorize and search content and share the digital content with internal and external stakeholders. Content includes images, videos, sound files and documents, so users can now download information and digital content files and convert any content from one format to another, and invite others to access and download the content from the portal. This project was completed on time and on budget.

Case Study: Performance Management, Benchmarking Product Development & Maintenance

A performance management and benchmarking consulting business in Glasgow, Scotland asked Elegant MicroWeb to create a new solution. The consulting company had outgrown the simplistic reporting and analysis foundation provided by standard office tools and spreadsheets, and was concerned about the security of proprietary and confidential data and process models.

Elegant MicroWeb undertook a project to create a new solution that would produce clear, concise results, reports and direction so that consulting company customers could easily adapt and develop appropriate strategies and market direction enabling the business to reduce the time required to engage and complete a consultancy project. The resulting Performance Monitoring, Improvement and Analysis Tool provides integrated web-based performance optimization tools designed around the principles of knowledge and activity-based management.