Landmark and Softprise cooperate in the development of an innovative authoring toolPosted on August 15, 2010 by webmaster
Landmark ASP Solutions and Softprise Development work together in the development of an innovative authoring tool. The future tool will be browser based software built using all of the major development technology solutions of today such as Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0, Silverlight 4.0, nHibernate, HTML5, MS SQL Server 2008. Landmark ASP has many years of experience in e-learning and content development of innovative and creative courses. The goal of the project is to develop and implement a new rapid authoring tool with SCORM compatibility, with a cloud-based media library which would be totally HTML 5 compliant.
Todd Osborn, President at Landmark ASP Solutions, noted: “We have chosen Softprise as our development partner after a thorough selection process. The high qualification of Softprise specialists, as well as transparent and flexible teamwork was the decisive criteria for us”
Both sides agree to use Agile principles during the development process. This methodology requires very close teamwork between teams in Minsk and Sioux City, USA. At the same time both teams will work towards reducing the bureaucratic overhead by complying strictly with a few basic rules. In this case the resulting software development process will be flexible and lightweight. The partners will work according to the SCRUM model, which implies the crucial importance of the communication between the team members. This proven methodology practices guarantee to increase productivity, full transparency of software development and high satisfaction of all the project members.