Customer People Alchemy Ltd., Milton Keynes, UK
Efforts ~30 dev-months
Platform Windows desktop application, based on Gecko HTML rendering engine, SQLite
Year 2007

Standalone online help application – handbook for managers and HRs. Mainly targeted at corporate users and as such:

  • had branded UI for each corporate customer
  • custom content for each corporate customer
  • list of users managed by customer
  • had reports on user activity metrics

From development point of view, interesting features were:

  • integrated Gecko HTML rendering engine
  • UI graphic theme management, since multiple customized versions were built for different corporate customers
  • Windows compatibility back to Windows 98 to support various corporate environments
  • content update