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[_] Looking for PHP Development Company

Daniel Hilton daniel.hilton at
Thu Mar 22 13:19:33 GMT 2018

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On 22 March 2018 at 12:55, Richard Wilson <richard at> wrote:

> Hi all
> I'm working with a spin off from an NGO that needs to find a software
> development house to take over an existing SaaS product. We're just
> finalising the brief and I'd appreciate some recommendations for companies
> to approach.
> I know working on another company's code isn't the nicest, but there is an
> opportunity to help progress a product that already has ~150k users that
> aims to help the next generation of sporting stars.
> Anyone working for, or can suggest, a good company to speak to?
> Thanks
> Richard
> richard at
> 07971841992
> Product technical stack:
> PHP and mySQL are the fundamental technologies.
> The product has its origins in a self-written MVC framework.
> The only major open source library used is “Smarty” template engine.
> Hosting and Backups are currently handled by UKFast.
> The Web server is hosted separately from the DB server.
> The Web server also runs a mail server for sending comms to Members
> DB Queries are run on the fly not via Stored Procedures, although there are
> one or two Views.
> Relatively complex underlying Domain that has similarities to a VLE
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Dan Hilton