Acollada Software Development - helping you create innovative, cost effective solutions ahead of your competition


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Acollada is the Software Development Division of TotalSoft - one of the major software exporters in Romania.
Thanks to creativity and initiative, TotalSoft is one of the most active software exporters in Romania, who evolved from outsourcing projects to complex services and
implementations of outstanding solutions in 28 countries, including US, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Germany, France, Austria or Switzerland.

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Acollada Software Development - helping you create innovative, cost effective solutions ahead of your competition

  1. 1. helping you create innovative, cost effective solutions ahead of your competition
  2. 2. [ destination: Romania [ Romania has a pool of excellent engineering skills, math education and science culture st Ranked 1 among EU states at the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) in 2012 Won the 1st place in Europe at the International Math Olympics in 2012 & 2013 and 10th in the world Sustains an excellent IT&C educational environment, with 8,000+ graduates yearly from 5 top polytechnic universities and 59 sector universities Romania is a place of innovation in IT IT labor pool of 100,000+ specialists, with hightech, creative software engineers Romanian engineers are resourceful lateral thinkers, who like to stay connected to the business logic of the project English fluency rate is greater than 80% in the IT sector, alongside with many other circulation languages "We came to Romania in order to select a software development partner and, in our search for proficiency, we interviewed several Romanian IT companies. We were looking for a competent team of Silverlight developers, and in TotalSoft we found young, creative and dedicated developers, highly skilled and with great capacity of analysis and reasoning. We chose TotalSoft and it turned out to be the best choice possible - the editor developed with TotalSoft proved to be one of the best on the market and was awarded the Gold Medal in a Silverlight competition organized by Microsoft in Switzerland." [Spectrum Group Belgium] [ Acollada of TotalSoft [ Acollada is the Software Development Division of TotalSoft - one of the major software exporters in Romania. Thanks to creativity and initiative, TotalSoft is one of the most active software exporters in Romania, who evolved from outsourcing projects to complex services and implementations of outstanding solutions in 28 countries, including US, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Germany, France, Austria or Switzerland. Established in 1994, TotalSoft is a mature and highly experienced company in designing, developing and implementing software solutions for medium and large companies. Currently, TotalSoft has a team of 400 specialists, a portfolio of over 1,500 customers, and projects in 28 countries on 4 continents.
  3. 3. why totalsoft Our team is our core strength: we have selected the most skilled and talented specialists from the IT industry, and we continuously invest in developing their capabilities. We have internship programs and scout for talents in universities to select the top-notch software engineers. vertical focus Telecom Services Healthcare & Pharma 18+ years of experience 300+ successful international projects Market Research 10+ years collaborations with our clients Media Business know-how in the served industries Compliance with industry standards & country-specific business rules Production Utilities Knowledgeable in all major technologies & platforms Private & Public Procurement Cultural affinity with Western Europe & the US End-to-end project lifecycle support "The project was implemented at an impressive speed. On Tuesday we gave them the technical requirements and a tablet. On Thursday afternoon we received the application. The company worked non-stop, so that our project wouldn’t be launched later than estimated" Sodexo Adrian Chiță Partnership Department Director Public Administration "What’s keeping ICAP ahead of competition are the innovative ideas on their line of business, and TotalSoft has been a reliable partner, with cutting edge technological skills to make the initiatives become reality. TotalSoft has responded and developed these ideas for ICAP with great understanding and adding their own knowhow." ICAP Group Dr. Stephen Panayiotou, IT Director International Applications
  4. 4. [ solutions we deliver [ Research & Development Applications Re-engineering & Modernization Web Platforms Development Mobile Solutions Development Outsourcing, existing application integration, development, maintenance Our portfolio includes Web Based & Cloud Applications, compatible with most browsers, as well as 3-level Desktop Solutions that increase system availability and resource use. We have created cross-platform systems (Win, Mac and Linux) We are knowledgeable in embedded solutions for hardware update and maintenance, sync with various multimedia products and audio/video conversions. and have developed like hardware start-up & UI products, car infotainment systems and hands-free telephony. We have developed apps based on Android framework, covering all layers from Our embedded programming team creates core to UI level. Mobile & Wireless apps, with integrated Bluetooth: hands-free, voice recognition, media playing. We have delivered products based on open-source Linux software extension & customization.
  5. 5. [ project development [ Business Consulting Our Business Analysts have 5+ years of experience in their assigned verticals. We are knowledgeable in eProcurement, eOrders, Voice Recognition, Billing, Balanced Scorecard, Identity Management, Security solutions, Mobility, Infotainment. Moreover, we have skills and authorized trainers in business analysis, with IREB qualifications in Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering (CPRE). Roll-out, Production Monitoring, User Support Hardware and Software installation and implementation Business Consulting Project Livecycle Training and Documentation Technical Consulting Project Management Software Development Software Testing Technical Consulting The systems we designed can function on physical and virtual machines. To ensure high performance and redundancy, we configure complex architectures, by using server clusters or NLB (Network Load Balancing). We undertake obsolete solutions and re-engineer them according to the new technological trends. The solutions we deliver are modular, scalable, projected for sustaining the future developments of the client’s business. Project Management The projects are deployed according to our proprietary methodology developed in 17 years of IT projects implementations. We are using RUP / Agile (Scrum, Xtreme Programming) and we also have competencies in PMI standard methodologies (PM Professional) and Primavera. Software Development Our team of programmers uses Object-Oriented Programming standard in order to deliver a clear, modular structure, making it easy to maintain and modify existing codes and use software components. The Object-Relational Mapping technique we also master speeds up the development phase, cutting time and costs. Software Testing The quality team conducts testing through test cases, automatic or manual procedures, as specified in the project’s methodology, in a transparent manner, based on most used frameworks. Our Test Analysts and Managers are certified as ISTQB - Advanced Level. Training and Documentation We give special attention to training programs, organizing courses to train key & end users. Our experienced trainers deliver courses live, directly in the system, supported by training materials and user manuals. Hardware and Software Installation and Implementation During the deployment phase, we measure the databases and application servers usage, in order to determine if the system works at optimum parameters. The equipment is delivered and configured for the installation of testing and live environments. We have delivered integrated solutions, consisting of Android applications together with the tablet. Roll-out, Production Monitoring, User Support The roll-out, performed by the implementation team, includes the installation of the production environment and configuration of the application for production conditions. The functioning of the system is closely watched by our experts.
  6. 6. [ technical skills [ We have a diversity of in-house capabilities and we use the latest tools and technologies: Databases: MS SQL Server, Oracle, My SQL, Informix, DB2; [ quality standards [ Product Quality is ensured by the methodologies we use: Agile Scrum, XP [Extreme programming] and RUP [Rational Unified Process]. Our projects in more than 27 countries compelled us to work at European technical standards, using CMMI level 3 and SPICE processes in automotive. Our company is certified according to: ISO 9001:2001, ISO 14001, ISO 18001, ISO 27001. Operating Systems: MS Windows 7/2008 Server, Linux, MacOS; Embedded Operating Systems: iOS, Android, Windows Phone; Development Tools: Visual Studio, Team Foundation, Eclipse, Oracle JDeveloper; Technologies: Microsoft .Net (.NET, Nhibernate, MVC, WCF, WPF, WebServices, Remoting), Java (J2EE, Seam, Struts, JPA, JSF, Alfresco, Hibernate), Sharepoint, Windows Azure; Programming Languages: Multiple programming languages, with added experience in C/C++, Java, C#, Delphi; Application Servers: IIS, Oracle Weblogic, JBoss, IBM Websphere; Reporting & BI Tools: MS Reporting Services, Crystal Reports, Oracle OBIEE; Versioning: Team Foundation Server, Source Versioning. Finalist in the European Software Excellence Awards Acollada FFA, the field force automation solution was ranked by IT Europa as one of the top 5 European Communications/ Mobility solutions. Gold Medal @ Swiss Silverlight Awards Awarded for innovation, stability, unconventional design, applicability and business potential Competitition organized by Microsoft Switzerland and Best of Swiss Web Association
  7. 7. [ certified competencies [ TotalSoft has internship programs and scouts for talents in universities to select the most promising and gifted programmers. We’re constantly investing in developing their capabilities according to the latest technology trends, using technical evangelists to do technology scouting and push our team to continuously learn about latest trends. Company Certifications Oracle Business Intelligence Foundation Oracle Enterprise Manager & Content Management Oracle Database Oracle GoldenGate Competencies Certifications Microsoft Certified Gold Partner in Application Development Microsoft Certified Silver Partner in Application Integration Microsoft Certified Silver Partner in Business Intelligence Microsoft Certified Gold Partner in Data Platform Microsoft Certified Silver Partner in Content and Collaboration Microsoft Certified Sharepoint Strategic partnerships with the main IT providers Our team is regularly trained as part of our active engagement with technology Partners. You gain access to a full time R&D team that investigates and explores new technologies and upcoming development tools. People Certifications CPRE (Certified Professional for Requirements Engineering) - IREB Microsoft Solution Development for MS .NET Microsoft SharePoint Windows Apps Development with MS .NET Framework Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer JPA (Java Persistence API) Java EE6 WebComponent Agile - Scrum for teams, Scrum Product Owner, Scrum Master Project Management Foundation Project Management Professional PMI Prince Practitioner ISTQB (International Software Testing Qualification Board) SCJP Oracle WebCenter Content OBIEE Oracle DB Oracle GoldenGate Oracle IT Architect Oracle WebLogic Oracle SOA Suite Oracle Database Specialist OMG – Certified UML Professional CBAP Codecs
  8. 8. Brazil TotalSoft Headquarters Subsidiaries Implementations Qatar Saudi Arabia UAE Sweden Estonia Russia Senegal United Kingdom Belgium Poland Germany Czech Rep Ukraine Luxembourg Slovakia Austria Moldova France Hungary Romania Serbia Italy Bulgaria USA Spain Albania Portugal Greece Acollada Software Development Part of TotalSoft S.A. Global City Business Park, 10 Bucharest - Nord Street Building O2, 8th Floor, Voluntari, llfov,România +4021 335 17 09