Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Project Drive - New Release

Updated Version of Project Drive, Leading Web-based Project Management Solution Now Available

Quebec, Canada, December 17, 2008 - TGMT Systems Inc, today announced the launch of an update for its web-based business solution, Project Drive ( Project Drive is a fully customizable, web-based project management solution.

TGMT Systems has launched updates for the popular solution based on collaborative work with its clients. The updated version includes, new Simple Project Management template and Project Creation Wizard, Task relationship Wizards and new reporting functions.

“This updated version of Project Drive increases it user-friendliness, making projects easier and faster to create and manage through new templates and automated functions” said Thierry Tremblay, CEO of TGMT Systems. “Project Drive is unique in the industry because of its level of adaptability and flexibility. It is the only web-based project management solution that allows users to fully customize the interface and workflows, making it a turnkey solution for any business. From our work with our clients, we have added to Project Drive functions and icons directly in the interface that allow an increase in productivity while not limiting customization by the client”.

Template-based, every aspect of the software can be adapted to company needs, eliminating time and expense associated with having to adapt existing processes and workflows to the software. Project Drive provides all the tools necessary for efficient project and workflow management, from scheduling to cost control, to resource allocation and documentation sharing as well as reporting functions and Gantt charts, within an intuitive interface. Web-based, Project Drive truly promotes collaboration and communication, between internal work teams or with external partners such as vendors, clients and remote access employees.

Project Drive’s launch has already witnessed an important success and has been adopted by project management professionals and organizations, such as the University of Ottawa. "I found Project Drive easy to use. It has made managing our research project a breeze” commented Daniel Gervais, Acting Dean, Common Law, Oslers Professor of Technology Law and Vice-Dean of Research International intellectual property for the University of Ottawa. “It allowed my team members to work together, even from different locations"


Founded in 1998 by a small group of seasoned developers and graphic designers, TGMT Systems Inc, based in Quebec, Canada, is the creator of popular web-based business solutions, such as and TGMT Systems provides advanced business management solutions within intuitive, easy to implement environments, focusing on customer-driven innovation. TGMT Systems supports its web-based solutions with a sophisticated data center and has implemented best-of-breed security and redundancy protocols.

Thursday, December 11, 2008

Advantages of using a Software As A Service: Part III logo

Advantages of using a Software As A Service:

PART III: ROI: Return-on-Investment

One of the most persuasive benefits of an hosted solution is how it allows companies to contain and accurately predict costs, which in turn helps guarantee that ROI estimates are realized using our systems.

In many premise-based situations, companies find that initial capital expenditure, ongoing maintenance and support costs, and required upgrades delay ROI for years and sometimes prevent its realization altogether.

But a hosted solution eliminates such capital expenditures, maintenance fees, and support fees. takes care of all these important and expensive responsibilities.

Part IV: Conclusion

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Monday, December 8, 2008

Advantages of using a Software As A Service: Part II logo

Advantages of using a Software As A Service:

PART II: Security and Control

Companies contemplating a hosted solution have concerns about the security of the infrastructures and their data.'s Hosted solutions are designed to securely offer its services.

Our servers are located in a state of the art data center located in Montreal, Canada. Precise information about the data center can be found at the following link:

A major part of security is network reliability, and companies seeking hosted solutions should should only consider vendors offering "carrier grade" networks. web server farm is connected to redundant networks that offers 99.999 percent reliability, limiting downtime to a maximum. All networks are proactively monitored and managed on a 24x7x365 basis. has selected an approach to high availability popularized by Google: Large numbers of computer servers built on commodity hardware. The basic theory is that server failures are common, so arrange servers in pairs or clusters, then build failure detection into the network or the software. This means that if one of our servers fail, they other ones are there to pickup the load without any service disruption to our clients.

Security of the data is also a major part of security and control, to achieve this we have redundant database servers as well as nightly data backups. In addition backups are stored on an offsite secure server, ensuring data files redundancy.

Part III: ROI: Return-on-Investment

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Monday, December 1, 2008

Advantages of using a Software As A Service Part: I logo

Advantages of using a Software As A Service:

PART I: The Hosted Solution

The differences between a premises-based and hosted solutions are shocking.

A premise-based solution requires hardware, software and network connectivity, to be handled by the company. In addition backups and monitoring have to be in place to ensure continuity and availability 24/7.

For businesses that have multiple locations across the globe this responsibility can turn into a management nightmare.

Our Hosted solution transfers this infrastructure and management burden to our dedicated team of specialist. As a online-based solution, helps companies manage their projects without the added headaches of managing the infrastructure needed. Hosted solutions will take away the enormous investment in infrastructure costs as well as system management and maintenance costs and give customers access to comprehensive online services at an economical rate.

In this hosted model, We take on the responsibility and cost of developing and maintaining the best project management software out there.

Hosting enables companies to outsource the IT infrastructures, have access to their data from anywhere in the world, and pay only for the services they require.

Part II: Security and Control

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