DST Software, Cirencester

1985 - 1990

Senior Consultant, then Principal Consultant

Responsibilities:

Consultancy on the installation and use of the DELTA Application Development System, running on many hardware platforms, from mainframe to PC.

Designing and implementing a Data Dictionary migration software package, which was used to migrate information between Excelerator, Automate Plus and IEW CASE tools, and ICL DDS and DATAMANAGER mainframe dictionaries for a number of clients, including some in USA, and Holland, and the vendors of the CASE tools and mainframe dictionaries.

Designing and implementing a COBOL reverse engineering software package.

Customisation of the Excelerator CASE tool, which included modifying the data dictionaries and the drawing capabilities to cater for the methodologies used by various clients.