Exsol - Johannesburg, South Africa
As Software Engineer, I used various libraries including the Kofax KIPP (Turbo
) libraries, to develop imaging utilities
that operated on
compatibles, under the MS-DOS and Microsoft Windows 3.1
operating systems. I also used Microsoft Visual Basic to develop user interface
Q-Data and Micrografix - Johannesburg, South Africa
Contracted out from Q-Data Consutling to Micrographix, to develop and support an
imaging software, run under Windows with a Btrieve database. Utilised Borland C++
and Microsoft Visual C++ to enhance this Object Orientated software.
Mobex - Sydney, Australia
server that communicated with the
of Casio Cash
Registers (Point of Sale), to a Hotel Front Desk system. The RS-232 interface
required development of a comprehensive communications protocol, with fail-safe
hand-shake type messaging and periodic watchdog to ensure quality of communication.
The product, called "VHS" (Versatile Hospitality System) was promoted internationally
by Casio (Japan) and was installed in various countries around the world.
1992 - 1995