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 Professional Services

COL's Professional Services Division provides software and application development and maintenance services across a wide range of hardware and software platforms.

With staff of around one hundred in our Professional Services Division, we have the expertise and experience to tackle the region's most challenging projects.

Our extensive professional services capability offers application development in the areas of Human Resources Management System (HRMS) and Business Intelligence & Analytics solutions. COL was CMMI Level 3 assessed in May 2005.

COL is a Cisco Gold Partner, an EMC Velocity Partner, a Juniper Networks Elite Partner, an Oracle Gold Partner and a VMware Partner.

 Comprehensive Skill Set

With the fast pace of technological change, and the ever-increasing range of technical platforms, finding staff with the correct skills to meet your project requirements can be a real challenge. By outsourcing your application development projects to COL, you will gain access to our Professional Services team, which boasts an impressive range of technical skills.

 Quality Assured through Standards & Methodologies

Projects managed by COL's Professional Services Division benefit from the efficiency and quality delivered through the application of proven development and project management techniques.

Our documented methodologies cover all aspects of successful project management including:

  • Project Management Methodology
  • System Development Standards & Rapid Application Templates
  • Documentation Standards
COL's development methodology provides a structured project approach with requirements and deliverables agreed in advance and formally reviewed and signed-off by the customer. The documentation associated with this methodology is available for inspection upon request.

Where COL staff are seconded to work within a wider project structure, they will adhere to the project development standards provided by the customer.