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a selection of works by steven de salas

Barclays PEDM Application

PEDM is a commercial application for internal-use of Barclays Private Equity.

This AJAX-based web application is used daily to track information about ongoing and historical deals.

Functional Enhancements to Barclays “Private Equity Deal Manager” application

PEDM version 4.0 release included functional enhancements to support entering post-deal lifecycle investment data including ownership breakdown by legal entity, financial instrument detail and historical transactions.

This release also included some advanced features such as reporting of investment snapshots, portfolio analysis (rate of return calculations) and auditing and version snapshots with roll-back capabilities.

The new ‘Investments’ section developed for Barclays Private Equity Deal manager v 4.0.

The new 4.0 version of Private Equity Deal Manager includes capabilities for adding post-deal Investment information and collating this information for managing a portfolio of Private Equity assets.

Nandos’ Intranet

A central point of contact for all Nandos’ stores. From the central login page each user has a set of applications which they can launch automatically by just clicking on the icon.

Designing the Front Page Layout

  • 3-Column template using highly-colourful branding as per Nandos’ image.
  • Content is based on user profile with 3 types of users: Store Login, Area Manager Login, IT Login
  • Icon-Based navigation used for launching applications.
  • “Pass-though” authentication, user login parameters are forwarded to each application using HTTP POST
  • Login information and Noticeboard.

Nandos Intranet Point of Entry

Designing Application Layout for a Store

  • Sample screen for a Nandos Store Login
  • Menu contains customised options
  • Key item is “End Of Day” button that stands sepparate from the rest

Nandos Store Login

Putting it all together with a Content Management System

  • Site integrated into ActiveWeb CMS writte in ASP.NET
  • ASP.NET C# and XML/XSLT based templates to provide flexibility
  • CMS can add new application for users to launch as needed.