Cabinweb
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Cabinweb

Online booking platform for holiday rentals

About

BGO Project management and Development team has customized a Norway-based platform for holiday rentals and cabins in particular – Cabinweb.net. The web-platform allows corporate clients to manage cabins, cottages, holiday homes and offer them as accommodations to its employees at preferred prices. 

 

Customer

Cabin Web / Terje Kristensen

Location

Norway

Developers Team

Previously 5 engineers, currently 3

Project Timeline

June 2017 - ongoing

Business Model

Time & materials

Technologies

Presentation

Involvement

Project Management Methodology

Agile, SCRUM

Scrum is one of the most popular Agile methodologies. It is an adaptive, iterative, fast, flexible, and effective methodology designed to deliver significant value quickly and throughout a project. Scrum ensures transparency in communication and creates an environment of collective accountability and continuous progress. The Scrum framework is structured in such a way that it supports product and service development in all types of industries and in any type of project, irrespective of its complexity.

Challenge

BGO specialists overcame a number of different challenges involving this project.

Proper customizations required:

  • an in-depth project management analysis in order to clarify and identify the customer’s targets and satisfy them in the most efficient way
  • development of many different functionalities and services in order to meet the business value goals of the client
  • implement new features for the end-users 
  • tolls for management and analysis of corporate and individual behavior, for the product owner.

This collaboration had many additional challenges as it includes a significant number of dependant processes running in a strict flow, which requires a lot of caution when introducing changes.

Solution

A skillful BGO Project manager was assigned to the project since it’s initiation and continuous improvement of the flows so that dependencies were carried out in the most straightforward way. Cabinweb.net – being a web platform, offers many different types of functionalities, in order to meet end-users and registered customers’ needs.

The number of customizations augmented by the BGO software single development team were significant and carried out in a strick workflow manner. 

Part of the specific features developed by BGO for Cabinweb:

  • allows employees to register applications 
  • book cabins
  • change bookings

 On a company level, the corporate clients:

  • have the possibility to carry out drawings
  • to manage the company’s own administration page as well as many additional options. 

 And in addition, the product owner is able to:

  • add different services and products to corporate clients, based on their relevant needs
  • and manage them trough the developed web-based platform. 

Results

The platform is already in production with currently ongoing support and improvements. The end result in the cooperation between BGO and CabinWeb is an efficient booking and managing rentals platform that simplifies all administration.