wanted to develop a robust and intuitive system that would allow its’ subscribers to search for market research documents and manage the varied transactions that flow through the back end system of the site. To provide a solution, Information Concepts worked with on a planning effort to determine the back end system architecture for the Web-based User Portal. The system was developed using the .NET platform, with ASP .NET, FAST and SQL Server as the primary tools for development. Upon delivery of both the system and architecture designs, Information Concepts provided a walk-through and demonstrations to ensure a successful system turn over and knowledge transfer. This seamless transition made it easy for to handle all maintenance and future enhancements to their system.