This page presents a summary of my more than 30 years' career. Details are provided in the form of case studies, and also as an approximately chronological account focused on my interaction with each of my customers and earlier employers.
Capacity management / improvement for a key UK insurance industry API. Solution Architecture for multiple smaller projects.
Development of network orchestration and automation solutions.
Case study: Development of network orchestration
Enterprise/Solution Architect for core system development programme.
Programme architect for development of a web-based portal for the automotive aftermarket.
Consultancy to potential investors in IT-based businesses.
IT Strategy, solution architecture, enterprise integration, asset, document and mobile field force solutions, portfolio design authority, architect role development, data centre migration.
Requirements, future architecture and project direction for the Retail Spine.
Reviews of book proposals and manuscripts for this major technical publisher.
Architecture review for a major change in this remortgage conveyancing business.
Development of the “Ticket Shop”, an agile platform for shelf-edge ticketing.
Case Study: The Ticket Shop
Strategy study, development of a data capture network for Business Intelligence.
Case Study: Data Integration
Development of an intranet-based toolset for development documentation.
Reliability review for the underlying interactive digital television service platform.
Legacy porting to Unix/Oracle. Stock information replication. Remote monitoring.
Case Study: Rental Systems Re-Platforming
Introduction of code control & automated test tools, development standards update.
Development/QA standards, IT procurement, integrated development environment.
Development of shipping, treasury, property management and oil trading systems.
Study and development projects in satellite communications and navigation.Details of my experience before 1994.