Development Accomplishments

Legacy System Migration—Migrating QC Testing Application to Windows

Client: Leading Food Manufacturing Company

Client’s Vision/Challenge:

  • Migrate a critical 16-bit QC food testing legacy DOS application to a 32-bit, object-orient, event-driven Windows program.
  • Hard deadline of Fall Harvest season. Needed product completed in 3.5 months.
  • Migrated software must integrate with existing legacy systems.
  • No internal resources to develop product.

Why Customer Chose SST:

  • Proven track record of migrating QC test systems.
  • Helped client further define product requirements.
  • Project methods facilitated design, development, testing and delivery on time and within budget.


  • Legacy System Migration, Manufacturing, Windows
  • Tools: MS Visual Basic

End Result:

  • SST successfully migrated the client's Quality Control testing system to Windows NT on time and within budget. According to our client, “we had a very successful Harvest season thanks to the efforts of SST’s staff.”


  • Modern graphical user interface which reduced training needs and human error.
  • Instrument interfacing capabilities.

The Right Choice