January 9, 2008 Bob Butcher
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Our salespeople were complaining that they could never get at customer information when making customer visits. Everything was green-screen on our AS/400, the VPN was slow, and an initiative was presented to me to see if I could create something Web-based for the salespeople to use in the field. After three months, my project was complete. The new Website, written with Active Server Pages (ASP), connected to our AS/400, and had all the bells and whistles. I was so proud that I had enabled our sales folks to