Cab Booking Application

Cab Booking Application

UK Based Consultant

  • Transport
  • VB.NET, MS SQL 2008, MS MAP Point

U.K. based IT related solutions provider company delivers excellent business focused IT advice in an energetic, straightforward and efficient way. Client company aims to provide high quality IT solutions for the benefit of their end client company.

Client Pain Area

The client wanted to develop an application that would make the hiring and booking of taxis and cabs an easy procedure. The booking software would be helpful for both, the taxi owners as well as their clients.

Business Objectives

This project involves developing a desktop based application CabFind for a taxi provider and hire services. This application is intended to be used as booking software. The application has integration with Microsoft MapPoint Web Services API to calculate road distance between the railway stations.

The Solution

We proposed a solution based on VB .Net Framework V3.5 over the IIS web server along with the SQL Server Reporting Service2005 database. We developed the solution using with Visual Studio 2008, SQL server 2008 and SQL Server Reporting Services 2005.

Case StudyTechnology

Development Environment

Technology Specifications
Technology & Framework V.B .net Framework V3.5
Languages Visual Basic .net (Visual Studio)
Database SQL Server Reporting Service2005
Web Server/Hosting Platform IIS
Operating System Windows XP, SP1, SP 2 and Vista editions

Deployment Environment

Technology Specifications
Technology & Framework V.B .net Framework V3.5 SP1
Languages Visual Basic .net (Visual Studio)
Database SQL Server 2008 Database (Express)
Web Server/Hosting Platform IIS
Operating System Windows O.S
Case StudyKey Challenges
  • Application is based on the different technology platform along with reporting service.
  • Integrate process with MapPoint Web Service of MS Technology platform.
Case StudyResults

The Application has been completed and sent to the client. The Application is running successfully.

Case StudyBenefits
  • The desktop based application will be helpful to the Taxi owner.
  • Taxi owners who are providing their Taxi on rent would be able to book their client using this application software and provide their taxi on the rent.
  • This application includes the CabFind Admin and CabFind User account.
  • With the help of this application user is now able to obtain map/routing information.