Here's a sampling of companies that have chosen Visible to provide quality tools for data warehousing, object modeling, configuration management, database design, and applications development:
• Boeing Company
• Eastman Kodak
• General Dynamics
• Hewlett Packard
• Hoffman-La Roche
• Jet Propulsion Labs
• Lockheed Martin
• National Semiconductor
• Northrup Grumman
• Perot Systems
• Prentice Hall
• Procter and Gamble
• Sandia Labs
• Seagate Technology
• SRA International
• Social Security Administration
• Universal Studios
• Auditoria Superior de la Federacion
• CCASA - Diputation of Alava Basque County
• Colt Telecommunications
• Copenhagen Business School
• DaimlerChrysler Aerospace
• El Corte Ingles S. A.
• Electronic Data Systems (EBS / EDS)
• GKN Westland Helicopters Ltd
• Hoffman LaRoche
• IBM Deutschland
• Infineon Technologies AG
• Instituto Intercontinental de Filosofia, A. C.
• Instituto Intercontinental de Filosofia, A. C.
• International Petroleum Exchange (IPE)
• Pilkington Technology Management Ltd.
• R&E Affolter
• Redland Shire Council
• Soluciones en Sistemas de Informacion Emprearial
• Universidad del Valle de Mexico
• University Jaume I
• University of Extremadura
• Vodafone Group Svc. Ltd.
• White Cross
Solutions for Better, Faster, Smarter Software Development
What Customers Want:
How can I integrate legacy and new applications, creating the infrastructure to give users access to critical business information?
Help me reduce Web application development from years to months, so I can be more competitive.
My organization has business information systems with no uniform, accurate, or reusable meta-data. How can I blend these systems to eventually build the corporate portals and data warehouses we need?
My software teams aren't meeting deadlines and budget goals, and there are too many support calls. How can I improve developer productivity and ensure software quality?
These are typical problems and requests from Visible customers, who range from mid-size companies to large government agencies and commercial firms. For example, retailer Best Buy came to Visible for a tool that could build a strategic data warehouse. OPT, which provides huge enterprise applications for metals manufacturers, needed Visible products to convert its applications to a new platform within a year. NASA is using a Visible product to manage its software development for CMM levels of quality.
What Visible Provides:
For 20 years, Visible Systems Corporation has provided software engineering and lifecycle-management tools and services to successful companies in many industries and government agencies worldwide. NASA, Lockheed Martin, Los Alamos , DOD, AT&T, LSI Logic, Pfizer, and Best Buy are among the many thousands of organizations that rely on Visible to ensure that their information systems meet the business needs and quality standards of every department and user.
Visible products and services help customers achieve success in these areas:
- Data/Application Modeling & Design
- Configuration Management
- Enterprise Architecture Engineering
- From Design to Actual Code
- Software Engineering Process Improvement
- Corporate Portal Engineering
- Data Warehouse Engineering
- XML, Meta-Data Management
- Component Design & Development
- Issue Tracking and Workflow Management
- Application Integration
Visible is known for its responsiveness to customers, extensive after-sale training and support, and continued practical innovation in its markets.
Integrated Suite of Products:
Visible products make the development of mission-critical applications more rigorous, maintainable, and reusable. They automate and accelerate many tasks associated with model-driven, object-oriented information systems development, including enterprise-level modeling, application and database analysis/design, code generation, and configuration management.
Visible Advantage™ . Enterprise information architecture modeling and design tool for building complex information systems, redeveloping legacy systems, and re-engineering business processes. Automates business planning, data modeling, data access and business activity modeling, object-oriented design, and reverse engineering of databases. It is the ONLY tool which links business goals, rules and objectives to the appropriate design objects used in the model. It is the ideal tool for designing an Enterprise Portal or a Data Warehouse. Open architecture tool using SQL and XML as model transfer media.
Visible Analyst © . Affordable graphical planning, analysis, modeling and design tool enabling enterprises to build complex technology independent applications and databases. Allows data, processes, and objects to be modeled in multiple notations, including structural analysis and design and OO/UML for effective software engineering. It is the most widely used modeling and design product in universities and colleges. Generates model information in multiple forms, including COBOL, C, Visual Basic, SQL, and XML.
Polaris. Windows-based issue tracking and workflow management helps you improve your software development process. It is completely customizable so you can tailor it to meet your organization's needs.
Visible Developer™ . Model-based design and development tool that generates fully functional three-tier business applications incorporating the latest technologies: XML, COM+, ADO , ASP, and .NET. It maps the data model physical database design to logical business objects. Developers use design-time objects to express business requirements and rules in Visible Developer's model repository. Code patterns translate rules and requirements into the VB6, VB.NET or C# classes, modules, and forms for the applications.
Razor™ . Feature-rich configuration management system providing process management, issue/problem tracking, version control, and release management for software engineering, e-Business, and web development in one integrated product. Ensures compliance with ISO 9000 and SEI CMM. Razor workflows/processes, templates, rules, and controls can be customized to match any process. Razor a very large installed base in commercial and government organizations. Razor implemented as a client/server product, runs on UNIX, Linux, Windows 2000 and Windows NT server. The client version runs on Windows 95/98/2000, NT, Unix and Linux.
Consulting and Training Services:
Visible's consultants help clients successfully leverage their investment in Visible products. Visible offers extensive product training and support, tailored to a client's needs. Support includes on-site engineering, product seminars, multiple levels of training sessions, and technical help desk. Visible Systems also works with independent consulting firms providing skill transfers and project implementation.
Training Incoming IT Professionals:
Besides having almost 100,000 commercial users of its products worldwide, Visible also has over 30,000 educational users. Visible products are included in the textbooks and courseware of nearly all major publishing companies and are used by students at notable universities and colleges.