Success Stories

  

Donaldson Company “We used ikwSolutions for one project and its success grew into several more projects. We would recommend ikwSolutions to help define your vision and deliver solutions.- Paul Kojetin, Director Engineering
 

NCRIC Group, Inc. “ikwSolutions evaluated our problem, made recommendations, put a plan together and delivered per that plan” Our systems performance has never been better. - Kevin O'Shaughnessy
 

MMIC - Midwest Medical Insurance Company "ikwSolutions has a quick response time and has come up with the answer we're looking for." -Tom Youngbloom IT Director
 

Archway Marketing Services “ikwSolutions does exactly what they say they’re going to do…they deliver “ON TIME UNDER BUDGET”! -Tom Rivers, VP IT
 

The Quikpages “ikwSolutions is doing exactly what we need them to do!” -Mary Dedrick, VP Technology
 

CES International "Would recommend Rapid Application Development because they where able to provide the expertise we wanted." -, Kevin Costin, Engineering Director
 

VUE - Virtual University Enterprises / NCS "We would definitely recommend them to others based on their flexibility to do what we needed at anytime." -Deb Bezdicheck
 

Skyline Displays "I would recommend ikwSolutions because of their professional quick response and great quality of work." –John Gering, IS Manager
 

Digital Cyclone “ikwSolutions was instrumental in bringing cutting edge database implementations for the foundation of our nation wide B2B Solution” - Ray Pitmon
 

MAIC – Medical Assurance Insurance Corp. “ikwSolutions has the highest honors I could give.” -David Brown
 

Midwest Family Mutual "ikwSolutions  definitely met our expectations." -Ron Boyd

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Customer Engagement - Professional Services


Blue Hornet 

· System Health Checks


Digitility:

· System Health Checks


Donaldson Company:

· Design Tool Stages I – IV running on Oracle

· Fortran Rewrite to Java for all of Donaldson Design tool applications

· EN Database Migration from SQL to Oracle


Fortis:

· Oracle 12g, Sun Solaris, WebCache, OC4J, Portal

· SiteMinder SSO, iPlanet

· Sunguard Compass project

· Core inc technical team

· Oracle 9iAS

· SiteMinder SSO, iPlanet

· Sunguard Compass project

· Core inc technical team


GeneralMills: 

· BAS Server Move from Local Server to Data Center running on Oracle

· IBM AIX Upgrade on Oracle

· Oracle Support and Maintenance


Green Tea:

· Oracle 10g RAC

· DB Support

· System Health Checks

· Oracle License


Archway/Gage Marketing Services:

· Incorporated OREE for the On-line reporting too.

· Reporting Tool Project for Whirlpool

· Support for Oracle BI Reporting tool and GEM

· BAS Development

· Conducted System Performance Assessment 

· Incorporated OREE for the On-line reporting too.

· Reporting Tool Project

· Support for Oracle BI Reporting tool and GEM

· BAS Development

· Performance Assessment


GRE:

· System Health Checks


Guidant - (PPAE and Trend Alerts Projects):

· Data modeling/Data model maintenance on Oracle

· Data modeling/Data model maintenance on Oracle for Latitude Product Tracking.

· Auditing requirements analysis (Fine-Grained Auditing selection)

· SQL development resource for reporting

·  Data modeling/Data model maintenance on Oracle for Latitude Product Tracking.


Harmon:

· Oracle RAC Cluster, Sun Solaris, Oracle CRS, Oracle ASM, Oracle DB, APEX, 10gR2

· Oracle 10gAS, Sun Solaris, Identity Management, WebCache, Forms, Reports

· Oracle SSO (Single Sign On)


Iowa Clinic:

· System Health Checks


Jostens:

· Oracle 12g RAC

· DB Support

· Oracle License


Lakes Gaming:

· Provided the project methodology, project team, and training for both the support personnel and end users.

· Oracle 11i financial system implemented on NT platform for several sites.


Lifetouch:

· Oracle 10g RAC

· DB Support


 MAI - Medical Assurance Inc.:

·  Performed advanced system diagnosis and tuning for custom medical malpractice insurance system..

· Upgraded and ported entire system to HP-UX 9000 K series 64bit OS and 64bit Oracle 8.1.5. 

· Required rewriting portions of C code using Pro*C to PL/SQL as well as altering low-level storage and performance criteria.


Malco:

· Oracle 11i Business Assessment for pre-assessment to move to 11i

· Database Migration, 8.1.5 to 8.1.7


Mason Shoe:

· 2 Node Oracle RAC Cluster on Linux 64 Redhat, Oracle CRS, Oracle ASM, Oracle DB, APEX, 10gR2

· 3 Node Oracle RAC Cluster, Linux 64 Redhat, Oracle CRS, Oracle ASM, Oracle DB, APEX, 10gR2

· Oracle 10gAS, Linux 64 Redhat, Identity Management, Webcache, OC4J, Portal

· Oracle SSO (Single Sign On)


Merrill:

· Oracle 10g RAC Architecture Assessment


Metris:

· Developed the infrastructure for a “Statements On Line” application for Customer Service department’s use, with the scalability to deploy the application to Metris credit card customers. 

· Deployed this application on 4 separate environments:  Development, Unit Test, System Test, and Production using Oracle 9iAS on Linux, with the Oracle database on AIX Hardware Platform migration to a Sun Fire V880 server.

· Install and configure 9iAS version 2 with Infrastructure Tier 9.0.2.0.2 on a Middle Tier 9.0.3 

· The configuration utilized; OSSO (Oracle Single Sign On), Configure OID (Oracle Internet Directory / LDAP), Configure OC4J (Oracle Containers For J2EE), Configure OC4J Data Sources Through XML, Performance Tune OC4J 


Midwest Medical Insurance Company:

· Maintenance of Oracle 7 and migration to Oracle 8i database on Intel/Solaris architecture Support Oasis System

· Low and high level tuning of the database as well as SQL coding and PL/SQL coding and debugging

· Increased performance of claims processing/underwriting system by up to 50% in some cases.


NAU:

· Oracle 12g RAC with DR

· System Health Checks

· DB Support

· Oracle License


Piper Jaffray:

· MQ Series to Oracle XML DB, Oracle Messaging Gateway, Oracle AQ, Oracle XML DB

· Data Replication from Sybase to Oracle, Oracle Transparent Gateway, Oracle PLSQL and Jobs

· Data modeling/Data model maintenance on Oracle

· Analyze requirements for integration of Oracle with 3rd-part trading system

· Implement non-Oracle to Oracle data replication

· Data modeling/Data model maintenance on Oracle


Skyline Displays:

·  Performed maintenance and performance tuning of Oracle 7 database on Windows NT for a custom ERP system 

· Oracle DB Support


Solyndra:

· Oracle 12g RAC Architecture Assessment

· System Health Checks


St Jude:

· Oracle 10g RAC Architecture Assessment


Toro:

· Oracle 10g RAC

· DB Support


UCLA:

· Developed pipe delimited routines to extract critical employee and student data from their Progress BD supporting application migration to their Oracle Enterprise contact system.


UST: 

· DBA support and development for the production integration of Oracle 8.1.6 on HPUX 11. 

· Created custom C based daemons for Oracle PL/SQL external calling support and integrating performance enhancements

· Also provided hardware and OS support to Transport America.


Vanderbilt:

· Oracle 10gAS, Redhat Linux, Identity Management, WebCache, OC4J, Forms, Reports

· Oracle SSO (Single Sign On)

· AD to OID synchronization 46,000 ID’s

· Oracle external authentication to AD

· All communication over LDAPD and SSL


SPS Commerence:

· 4 Node Oracle RAC Cluster on Linux 64 Redhat, Oracle CRS, Oracle ASM, Oracle DB, 10gR2

· Oracle RAC to RAC Dataguard

· AD to OID synchronization

· Oracle external authentication to AD


US Coast Guard:

· Oracle 10gAS, Redhat Linux, Identity Management, WebCache, OC4J, Forms, Reports

· Oracle SSO (Single Sign On)


Whitehouse Security:

· Oracle 10gAS, Redhat Linux, Identity Management, WebCache, OC4J, Forms, Reports

· Oracle SSO (Single Sign On)


Sprint Peoplesoft:

· 2 Node Oracle RAC Cluster PeopleSoft HR, Sun Solaris, Symantec Veritas Cluster, Oracle CRS., Oracle ASM, Oracle DB

· 2 Node Oracle RAC Cluster PeopleSoft Finance, Sun Solaris, Symantec Veritas Cluster, Oracle CRS, Oracle ASM, Oracle DB


Cenbion

· Developed an Oracle data warehouse repository to collect critical patient surgery data for data mining and storage 

· Developed an Oracle DB to handle back office interfaces with a Hospitals Mekession Star and PMM billing systems.

· Developer an Oracle DB and application to track EP and Cath Labs Inventory via RFID technology. This was integrated into the Cenbion Inventory Management System for point in time location of inventory and to allow lab manager to locate expiring product.

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