BlueMetal has been accepted as the Site of the Day for NextStep app

Wow, this is something you dont see everyday on the North America Macromedia site:

A good friend of mine, Giancarlo Vargas Legovic’s company BlueMetal, has been accepted as the Site of the Day (América Latina MM site) today for a Flash app they developed recently. For those of you that cant read spanish, here is the Showcase article in English.

Bluemetal is an interactive company, with presence in United States, Chile, Spain and Peru, specialized in the development of solutions for internet and digital means. Its work consists in providing to their creative, strategic and technologic solutions based fundamentaly in the good design, architecture, content and navigation.

This fusion of concepts allows to project the image desired in the internet to obtain the desired results.

On the other hand, Bluemetal counts with the exclusive recognization of Alliance Partner of Macromedia in Peru.

Challenge

  • Offers to the parents a much better control on the academic performance of their children without occupying too much time in movements.
  • Much better communication between the parent and the profesor.
  • Automate the internal management of the school.
  • Provides the pupils the tools to control their development and improves the communication with their professors and school mates.

Solution

  • Flash MX 2004 Pro
  • Dreamweaver MX 2004
  • Fireworks MX 2004
  • FreeHand MX
  • FlashComm
  • SQL Server 2000
  • ASP.NET
  • SQLXML

Benefits

For the System

  • Scalated solution, meaning, permits the system actualization, adding improvements without cost for the school.
  • Solution with high security standars to maintain in safe keeping the school information.
  • Counts with an intuitive administration platforms and easy access.
  • Permits the access to the information the 24 hours of the day and the 365 days of the year.
  • Support on line 24/7
  • The solution works under five access levels, meaning, the information shows to the director cannot be seen by the rest of the users, equally form for the parents, professors and pupils.
  • Permits to obtain in the time several management modules (optional modules), in accordance with the necessities of each school.
  • Solution has been developed with the latest technologic for the internet.

For the School

  • Improves and facilitate the communication and coordination between the community members of the school: Directors, professors, parents and pupils.
  • Availability of the required information very quickly and simple at any time of the day.
  • Assists in the creation of an exclusive community of the school, offering to their members interaction by means of information and resources.
  • Place the school amongst the most advance in the implementation and introduction of the new technologies of the management and education.
  • Does not require investment in costly servers, exclusive personnel to handle the system nor developments that takes much time and money. It only needs acccess to internet and computers.
  • Saves money in impressions, copies and shipments.

For the Parents

  • Permiting kept informed on the children activities, in the learning evolution and performance in the school.
  • The parents can organize their timetable in accordance with the chronogram of their children and so combinng them much easier.
  • Parents will get a more participation in their children education from theis offices and homes: revising notes and assistances, notifications, replying communications, access to the school calendar and much more.

For the Pupils

  • Improves communication with the professors and schoolmates.
  • Permits a better learning of the new technologic in the internet, knowledgement used in all the spaces, such as studies, work and daily living.
  • Promotes the participation of the pupils in the different classes, including in wich have difficult to participate.
    . Helps to be informed about the educative process and their performance in each stage of the school year.
  • Allows to access and request consultation at any time of the day from and computer on activities, works, notes, between others.

For the Professors

  • Facility in the communication of the school activities as: events, evaluations, excursions, academic performance, conduct, etc.
  • Improves the communication with the pupils, parents and directors of the school.
    . Permit to insert the professor in the fields of the new technologies.
  • Allows the storage and transference of the information, such as files, documents, informations, works, etc., with the pupils and the rest of the community.
  • Allows the professor to make agile the classed with the pupils, improving the teaching time.

Good job BlueMetal!! Keep up the excellent work!