Collector Car Companion is an innovative software tool that will help you reduce the amount of time it takes to restore, refresh or maintain your collector car, truck or motorcycle. Collector Car Companion helps you catalog parts and describe work you plan to do on your vehicle. This makes the restoration or replacement of parts, and the later refitting of parts, much easier. We’ve all spent hours searching for missing parts, trying to figure out how something fits back together, and having pieces left over at the end of a project. Using Collector Car Companion will help reduce and even prevent these time wasting and frustrating activities.
Collector Car Companion is an online service dedicated to serving the collector vehicle community, from weekend hobbyists to serious collectors to professional restoration shops. The community is made up of owners and enthusiasts of all types of cool vehicles including classics, antiques, customs, hot rods, resto mods, you name it. And while our middle name is 'Car', Collector Car Companion is just as useful for all types of collector vehicles like trucks, motorcycles, airplanes, boats, tractors, etc. Collector Car Companion is run by people who are - enthusiasts who enjoy owning and caring for their collector vehicles. We have experienced firsthand the joys, excitement, friendships and camaraderie of the collector vehicle hobby. We have also experienced the headaches and challenges of owning and operating old vehicles. It was through these experiences that Collector Car Companion was born.
Challenges to cloud adoption come in all shapes, sizes and severities. None should be considered showstoppers, but that doesn’t make them any less real or significant.
Cloud-based project management solutions can sometimes put an added burden on individual employees and team members but as said earlier, this had actually become a good thing.
We decided to go with PHP Support and solutions provided by MongoDB; As PHP is platform independent and compatible with many servers we opted for PHP for this built. The support for Large amount of databases and low development and maintenance cost makes it most popular. Also, we are offered with very high performance and reliability.
With such a critical requirements we decided to manage the data in two different databases. So having an plain PHP database along with the an highly efficient database such as MongoDB proved to be a great solution for us.
One of the top benefits offered by MongoDB is the use of dynamic schemas that eliminates the need to pre-define the structure, like fields or value types. Such model allows hierarchical relationships representation, array storage, and ability to change the records structure by simply adding or deleting fields. This NoSQL solution comes with embedding, auto-sharding (partition of data horizontally), and on-board replication for better scalability and high availability, easy to deploy, operate and scale your database across leading cloud platforms.
Solution that we came up with has a combination of existing and new advanced functionalities. We have provided the matching file structure in accordance with the existing windows application.
As earlier, this was not a cloud solution, so things were like, people were downloading this application as a software and then using it remotely. If this is not installed with your system you can not access it from other systems but now as it is shifted to cloud user can access it from anywhere, anytime.
This Cloud Project benefits the user in number of ways such as,