What hardware & software is used for development? The development process is 100% Mac based – graphics are created primarily in Adobe Photoshop. Web optimisation and preparation is carried out in either Macromedia Fireworks or Adobe ImageReady, now part of Photoshop. Adobe Golive and Macromedia Dreamweaver are used for initial WYSIWYG page layout, whilst database interaction code is edited in BBEdit. Before uploading, HTML files are optimised for faster rendering using BBEdit’s Optimize function.
What hardware/software is used for serving? The CANCOM site is served in-house on an Apple Power Macintosh G4, using the G4 Optimised WebStar Server Suite as the main server application and Lasso Plug-in for database connectivity to custom-written FileMaker Pro databases.
How do I submit feedback about this site? We value your opinion on the service we provide you, and if you have any comments you would like to make about this site, you can do so by filling in our feedback form on contact page.
What about Privacy? How secure is my information? Information that is given to us is not used outside the CANCOMUK. Our database servers are behind a secure firewall.