DSoft Technology Toolkit
DSoft Technology has a large selection of tools at its disposal to make your website look its best. We have software for developing any solution. Here's a small overview of what we use most.
Project managers oversee project development, communicate with the client, and keep everyone working in top form.
- Microsoft Office - Create project documentation
- Adobe Framemaker - Write project whitepapers
- DocProject - Create project documentation
- Dropbox - File sharing both internally and with clients
- Camtasia Studio - Video training of the new software
- Project Server 2010 - Manage, plan, and develop projects
Our expert software developers get down to the nitty-gritty of websites, handling the complex, difficult work.
- Visual Studio 2015 - Software development and programming
- Expression Blend 4 - Design-oriented development
- Subversion - Source control, synchronizing source between developers
- Git - Source control, synchronizing source between developers
- Firebug - Powerful tools for web debugging
- Fiddler - Sever debugging and protocol analysis
We create many mock-ups, graphics, and designs in-house, and our software designers turn boring, plain websites into beautiful, interactive products.
- GIMP - Image editing and mock-ups
- Paint.NET - Image editing and mock-ups
- Adobe Photoshop CS - Advanced image editing
- Inkscape - Vector graphics editing
- Adobe Fireworks - Advanced vector graphics editing
All DSoft websites are exhaustively evaluated by our outstanding testers before being released, using a variety of testing tools - some custom made for the job.
- DSoft Automated Testing Tools (DSATT) - Comprehensive automating testing tools
- JAWS - A screen reader used for manual assessment (i.e., JAWS reads the text aloud)
- Xenu Link Sleuth - Automatic link checking
- All major browsers - Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera; plus Lynx for non-graphical testing against ADA requirements
- Cynthia Says - A test tool that provides a report assessing the performance of the website against ADA standards (WCAG 1.0 and Section 508)
- SortSite - A test tool that provides a report containing results on how specific URLs performed against ADA standards (WCAG 1.0, 2.0 and Section 508) using client-provided links.
- Lynx - A non-graphical browser to peruse a website in a linear format against ADA requirements.
Our IT department administrates a large number of servers using many different tools. They are responsible for maintenance and upkeep on all of our sites.
- Internet Information Services - Manage web servers from Windows
- SQL Server 2014 - Work with any database, large and small
- Windows Server - A server-oriented operating system
- MailEnable - Manages mass email lists
- VisualSVN - Facilitates sharing code between developers