IT Infrastructure Design
Policies and Procedures
Past Business Process Analysis Projects
Analysis & Audit: Developed the Project Plan and Infrastructure
Design Criteria for an Insurance Data Management firm. Project executed by
partnering firm, Nextec SMS
Cost Analysis and/or ROI Analysis prepared and
presented for the following
- Maintaining two
existing financial applications, (Ross Systemís Financial Suite and JD
Edwards), versus migration to one application, (JD Edwards).
- IBM DB2 database
versus Oracle Enterprise database
- IBM P-Series, (p650),
versus HP rp9000 series, (rp7410) 8-way computers; performance,
licensing and support.
New Server & Great
Plains Accounting Upgrade: Developed the Project Plan coordinating
efforts for 2 vendors upgrading
a Printing Business's finance application along with the implementation of a
new server. Produced and supplied network and floor plan diagrams for
existing and post-project implementation. Hardware implemented by partnering
firm, Nextec SMS; Great Plains upgrade
implemented by Tectura.
- Web-based Reports Distribution System:
Proposed and Project Managed the implementation of a Web-based
Reports Distribution System for HR-Payroll management reports.
Created Porject Budget, Plan and Schedule. Contracted a Report
Writer and implemented over Corporate Intranet using Crystal
Reports and Seagate Info Reports Distribution.
- Centralized IT Helpdesk Department:
Created the Business Case for a centralized IT Helpdesk
department. Hired staff and implemented Remedy's Magic Service
Desk web-based application.
Web Application Development: Managed
the development of a custom, web-based, database solution for a daily
reports process traditionally carried out via fax from 90 locations across
Care Case Management, Resident Admittance & A/R Billing: Project
Lead the evaluation, testing and implementation of Wescom's PointClickCare
web-based application, (an outsourced ASP environment), for 90+ LTC homes.
WSIB Claims Reporting Database Application: Project Managed the
Design, Development and Implementation of a WSIB Claims Reporting system for
90+ Long Term Care homes. Contracted a programmer and managed the MS Access
Cheques and Payroll Advices to Laser Forms:
Proposed and Managed the conversion of A/P and Payroll Tractor-fed forms to
Laser forms for cost savings.
- Canada-Wide VPN Intranet: Project Managed
the design and implementation of a Canada-Wide Intranet VPN, (IP-Sec),
solution enabling 90 Long Term Care homes, (900 users), secure remote
connectivity to centralized applications and data. Presently used by 200+
remote offices in Canada & US.
Web-Based Applications: Delivered
a web-based online environment for a Corporate Accounts Payable and
General Ledger application via Citrix Meta-Frame.
Corporate-Wide Internet Email System:
Proposed and Managed the Implementation of an Exchange 5.5 Internet Mail
Server for 45 Canadian offices and 280 users.