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Home Connections Case Study Presentation


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Open Source Integration Case Study for Home Connections

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Home Connections Case Study Presentation

  1. 1. Choice Based Lettings System Social Housing through Open Source Integration
  2. 2. Customer – Home Connections <ul><li>Social Housing service provider </li></ul><ul><ul><li>For 1/3 rd of Local Authorities in London </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Across 5 London Sub regions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To 4 of top 10 highest performing local authorities in UK </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Provides services to 40+ Local Authorities and RSL’s </li></ul>
  3. 3. Business Need <ul><li>To give Social Housing applicant more information & control with choice </li></ul><ul><li>Provide Online Bidding system via internet, automated phone, text and DigiTV </li></ul><ul><li>Social Housing Portals per Local Council/Housing Associations </li></ul><ul><li>Provide additional Housing Options </li></ul><ul><li>Hosted Service </li></ul>
  4. 4. Problem <ul><li>Existing system was old with </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Limited Functionality </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>No extensibility </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Archaic Visual Basic Architecture </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Limited value for money </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Costly to support </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Business growth needed improved flagship Product </li></ul><ul><li>Faster Time to market for new product needed </li></ul>
  5. 5. Technology <ul><li>Integrated 30 different open source components including </li></ul><ul><ul><li>JBOSS Portal </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>ApacheFOP </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hibernate </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Apache/mod_jk </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Redhat JBOSS Architecture </li></ul>
  6. 6. Innovation powered by open source <ul><li>Architecture with integrated open source components – “CBL Stack” </li></ul><ul><li>Allowed Innovative applications </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Paperless Online Registration </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>PDF Adverts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Digital TV </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Pluggable and Extensible </li></ul><ul><li>“ Best of Breed” open source integration </li></ul><ul><li>Offshore Development with open source expertise </li></ul>
  7. 7. Benefits <ul><li>Propelled to lead supplier in Social Housing Market </li></ul><ul><li>CBL service trebled to 12 boroughs across 5 sub regions </li></ul><ul><li>Processing 2 million bids a week </li></ul><ul><li>85% online (web based) bidding since adoption </li></ul><ul><li>Site traffic increased from 400,000 monthly hits to 2 million peak day usage </li></ul>
  8. 8. Solution Serves Today
  9. 9. InfoAxon Technologies Limited Confidential Check us Out at http://w w w For more information about us, contact us at [email_address] INDIA InfoAxon Technologies Limited H-189, Sector 63, Noida 201 309 India Tel : +91 11 51634005 TeleFax : +91 11 51634008 UK InfoAxon Technologies UK Limited Building A, Trinity Court Wokingham Road Bracknell, Berkshire RG42 1PL United Kingdom Tel: +44 1344 668048 Fax: +44 1344 668148 DDI: +44 1344 668458