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Kainos Case Study

Customer Name:Kainos

Location:Reading

The Problem

Kainos Software Ltd were one of the contractors who were awarded the contract to develop a Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) digital mapping solution for the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra).

The solution which supports subsidy payments to farmers, will ultimately allow them to manage their land online, with the facility to access, apply and track applications for funding under the new 2015 CAP programme.

Mallon Technology were contracted by Kainos to review the solution they were providing.

What We Did

Mallon Technology provided consultants to review the web mapping solution which provides an online Map Viewer to allow farmers to review and edit their mapping data.

The specific technical issues covered in the consultation related to the following topics:

  • Review of client interface solution, including:
    • Interface review
    • Use Cases
    • Configuration and setup
    • Provide possible enhancements
    • General code review
    • General performance improvements
    • Printing
    • Astrium 3rd Parth WMS Performance
  • Review solution in line with industry standards with reference to the business requirements
  • Review of the map server solution
  • End-user experience

The Benefits

  • Mallon Technology's experience in Open Source mapping and LIPS related mapping systems allowed our consultants to advise on standards and avoid costly mistakes and delays

Why us:

  • Experience in providing CAP solutions to the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Ireland
  • Experience in OpenSource solutions
  • Flexible approach
  • Experience of delivering large scale projects for national government departments
  • Highly experience team of geospatial experts

Services we provided: