Government Agency FERA implements CRM

The Food and Environment Research Agency (Fera) is

Food and Environment Research Agency

an Executive Agency of the UK Government’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, with an income of around £68m of which 20% is from commercial companies.

Located in York in the UK, it works with a broad range of public and private sector customers including Government departments and agencies, European Commission, overseas governments, research councils, industry levy boards, and commercial organisations. Totalling over 7,000, this customer base also means Fera works in a wide variety of market sectors including agriculture and horticulture, agrochemicals, human and veterinary pharmaceuticals, food and drink, retail, aviation, and renewable energy. Read more

BPA CRM wins SharePoint Award 2013

BPA CRM 2013 was selected Best SharePoint 2013 App Finalist at the European SharePoint Community Awards 2013.

One year ago, BPA was selected as the sole non-American player in the Office-SharePoint 15 Technology Adoption Program (TAP) by Microsoft. Our project was very challenging for both BPA and Microsoft. The idea was to develop a CRM App based on SharePoint online and Azure and available with Office 365. Even more challenging, we wanted to have as far as possible the same code for the App to be deployed either on the Microsoft cloud or on-premise and keep performance high. Read more