application has successfully passed all Microsoft testing
My School application has successfully passed all Microsoft testing. Microsoft Middle East has proudly added our My School applications under its proper category on its website that has been newly released.
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My School application has been developed using:
Microsoft has published our My School application on the very well-known tech. magazine Experience
- Microsoft Visual Studio .Net 2002.
- Microsoft SQL Server 2000.
Soficom has proudly launched " My School", an electronic school management system, in a joint seminar with Microsoft Egypt on Tuesday 22 April, 2003.
Soficom is introducing a new, revolutionary Internet Portal
for parents/teachers and School administration. All parties will be able to
communicate into the 21st century with the launch of “ My School”, an
interactive web portal for school management system. It serves as a web link
for parents to access information relating to their child’s progress via the
school’s administrative system.
Parents wanting to access information about their child’s attendance, grades
and behaviour all are issued with a unique user password and password
provided by their school. This ensures complete security whilst providing
online access. Future elements in development for the portal include
information on homework; messaging between parents and teachers; and the
ability to pay online for school outings and expenses (Phase to be added per
Teachers’ jobs in schools using the e-School system have been simplified
considerably by electronic information collection. The automated process
means that attendance information is constantly monitored, day by day, to
help both parents and school administration. Collectively, Grades,
achievements and behavioural data are also accessed easily by both parents
and teachers. All of this information can be made available to parents
facilitating a seven day-a-week, 24 hour Internet access to students’
School Administration want to post school news, have daily contact with
students & teachers problems, and publish timetable for teachers and their
daily activities. The school will be able to facilitate multilevel
interaction between parents, students and teachers.
Students want to contact their teachers, upload their homework, want to chat
and have fun with their school colleagues...much more is encountered for
“ My School”, Soficom’s e-School Management Intranet, is built on SQL server
2000 and .Net framework that provides any company with complete integration
and customization to the different modules of the school management process.
“ My school” provides School Administration, Parents and Teachers with
complete control and monitoring to all interschool activities through easy
to use tools. It keeps the School Administration online on day-to-day
contact with students and parents requirements. The School Intranet will
enable the School to facilitate information flow and management between
Your School administrator will be able to manage daily tasks through
viewing Parents/ Teachers requests.
Complete documentation to all school activities.
Complete facilitation to school paper work cycle.
Interaction with different school administration departments.
Teachers / Students interaction and follow up to the major school tasks
General administration and monitoring to daily tasks by various managerial
Creating full information database for school members / parents and
Application is built on .Net framework for best performance and easy
integration with other company systems.
Complete customization to all different modules of the school management
Ready-made and customized reports for school managers, parents and
Internal modification to all phases according to business rules.
Easy to use web interface.
Multiple language interfaces.
Egyptian Language Schools.
El Tagrebeyah Schools.
My School Demo
My School Site
For more information about the product and for any demo requests, please contact:
Mrs. Marwa Emad
Web Sales Engineer
Eng. Hossam Ouda
Eng. Mohamed Fouad
Corporate Account Manager
Eng. Marwa Abd El Fattah
Corporate Account Manager
Soficom wins 1st prize in E-marketing at Oracle World Copenhagen
Oracle Awards 1st Prize to Soficom Communications, one of Oracle Partner Network
Members in recognition of outstanding e-Marketing Campaign At Oracle World,
Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25, 2002.
The Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) division of Oracle Corp, the world's
largest enterprise software vendor, has awarded Soficom Communications for its
first e-Marketing position among partner organizations judged to have conducted
the best e-Marketing campaign of the previous three months. The competition was
severe; it includes 60 other campaigns, which were created using the
self-service e-marketing services to Oracle partners on the Oracle Partner
Network (OPN) web portal. Soficom Communications being an Egyptian e-business
implementation company and one of the leading ISPs in the Egyptian market since
1997 won the first prize.
Soficom successfully created the questionnaire on Oracle Partner Network portal.
Soficom was able to create awareness and generate demand on its services through
expanded marketing campaign kits. The main purpose of the questionnaire is to
enable SWIS “ oficom web/Intranet Solutions” Department to have better
understanding to the current Egyptian IT market needs and establishing the best
positioning and advertising strategies to target that market. Ms. Fatma Ahmed
Abdel Mohsen, SWIS Marketing Specialist said, “ The survey aimed to answer the
following questions: "What is the status of IT plans of medium-to-large
companies in Egypt, specifically with respect to Internet development
activities (Web, Intranet/Extranet, E-commerce)? What do companies ider value
in companies providing these services? Which communications and sales methods
are the most effective in reaching these companies? Which companies are
thought of by our target customers when considering these service
“Soficom was able to hit the target by getting the feedback of decision-makers
and IT managers in Egypt. Soficom was able to send more than 2500 e-mails
through e-mail blasts and the feedback was unexpected from the number of
respondents that reached up to 130” Said Ablel Mohsen.
Alfonso Di Ianni, senior vice president for Global Partnering, Oracle
Worldwide said "The campaigns evaluated for these awards demonstrate that many
partners are getting real, tangible benefits from conducting e-marketing
campaigns using the Oracle online services. In particular, the winning entries
stand as superlative examples of what can be achieved when a marketing campaign
is conducted online."
Abdel Mohsen said after the award "Soficom appreciates Oracle's approach to
e-marketing activities. We have found it very important and essential to
e-market our survey and promote our Web-enabled solutions and services. Using
Oracle e-marketing tools and being an Oracle partner provides us with strength
and competitive advantage in the Egyptian Market."
Oracle & Soficom Seminar:
In response to the e-forced challenges in today’s business explosion,
Soficom found it essential to gather companies in order to understand the
elements of E-business, broaden their markets and thereby make more money. Due
to Oracle’s trust in Soficom as being one of the leading companies in the field
of Internet services, we were proud to be the 1st Oracle Partner in Egypt to
present a total solution based on Oracle Portal. After having a successful
experience with Oracle through the Cairo Opera House Intranet Solution, we were
interested to have another generalized / tailored application for business
The purpose from this seminar is to create local awareness regarding the
benefits of e-business using Oracle Technology. In fact, Soficom has prepared
and organized a joint seminar in corporation with Oracle Egypt to explore this
new technology. Soficom has managed to invite decision-makers from medium, large
and multinational companies from all over Egypt.
Soficom prepared a live demo to present a multitude of advantages out of
using an Intranet solution. Soficom demo presented a cost-effective way to
expand market opportunities, improve business process efficiencies, and develop
customer relationships. Our Prototype Intranet package saves time, decreases
expenses, increases availability of information, provides better decision
support, and facilitates linking with partners. This Intranet solution raises
competitive advantage and consequently improves market positions. Soficom and
Oracle were eager to contribute in this joint seminar in order to demonstrate
how e-business will improve the business process of many companies in the
The seminar was highly successful; the feedback from the clients was excellent.
A significant number of potential leads was generated not only for the Intranet
solution only but for all Soficom services. Our current and prospect clients
appreciated the event a lot and expressed their interest in attending and
contributing in further events. Both Soficom and Oracle were proud of the
seminar output and were interested to arrange future events together using other