Success Stories

Examples of Our Custom Software Development Engagements

Since 1986, FMS has created custom database applications for over 100 organizations in a wide range of industries. Our solutions tend to focus on helping decisions makers better collect, manage, and analyze data to improve efficiency, eliminate mistakes, and lower costs. Here are a few examples of our work.

Mercer Consulting

Mercer Consulting

Mercer is a global provider of human resources consulting and outsourcing. FMS leveraged an existing solution their internal team created, to make it commercial quality, more maintainable, and localizable for distribution to their worldwide customer base. Learn how we worked with them in this case study.

Defense Acquisition University

Defense Acquisition University

DAU offers continuing education courses for all branches of the US military. FMS created a web application to manage their curriculum and course competencies to ensure our forces are properly trained. Read more about DAU's Competency Requirements Management System.


Harvard College

Harvard College is the oldest and most competitive university in the US. FMS built a web and desktop solution to manage the Harvard admissions interview process.

Humanitarian Relief Logistics for the Pan American Health Organization

Pan American Health Organization

PAHO is part of the World Health Organization and United Nations. They respond to humanitarian disasters around the world. FMS helped them create their Logistics Support System. Designed to work in difficult environments with local language support, LSS is deployed in over 80 nations and used in dozens of emergencies.

Software for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

NCMEC tracks and locates missing children and helps prosecute criminals. We help their investigators search for suspects across state criminal registries and web sites such as Google, newsgroups, social network sites, and other places where suspects lurk. Our solution has improved productivity by more than 10 times, which means more children are protected. Here's how we got involved.


The Hot Mommas Project

In conjunction with the George Washington University Business School, FMS created the world's leading case study and social networking website for businesswomen and entrepreneurs.



FMS helped MediVia create an event management system to efficiently manage thousands of events a year. The solution tracks large volumes of client information while minimizing redundancy and employee training costs.

Software for the Washington DC Department of Public Works

Washington DC Department of Public Works

The DC Public Works department needed to better manage daily trash and recyclables collections to ensure that all customers receive consistent service. In addition, the city needed the ability to schedule related activities such as street cleaning and snow removal.