Next Meeting – 10th Nov 2020

IMPORTANT – Due to CV19, this meeting is going to be virtual – see e-mails for information

To book or ask questions please contact us
For the meeting dates for 2020 
See Downloads 2020 for available files associated with this years meetings.
See Downloads 2019  for the available files associated with last years meetings.


  • Marvin – internal system for support, billing, server monitoring and scheduled upgrades – Patrick Hort
    We have developed, over the years, what has become a single internal tool that is used to handle all of our day-to-day operations to support the business. It’s built on the same in-house ORM framework that underpins our various systems including our commercial ticketing/retail system Oscar, and by keeping everything in-house, we’re able to do things exactly the way we want to. Plus I always think it’s more fun to roll your own!

  • Oh **** we need an installer – Rob Lambden
    Faced with unexpectedly having to write software on a very tight timescale that would need regular compliance updates, we look into how we tackled the software distribution needs – a signed installer that contains a signed uninstaller, and enabling auto-updates using the TMS WebUpdate component
  • Webpage route planner with Google API – Mark Jacob
    The session will cover the following – specifying endpoints, setting options,
    getting the routes, drawing lines on the map representing the routes and displaying the directions