Monday, 17 February 2020

More powerful, dedicated Alpha Tracker document servers now available

If you would like your Alpha Tracker asbestos reports delivered more quickly to your inbox, or your business has grown and you are now producing many more asbestos survey and reinspection reports each day, you might be interested in our new document server options.

Producing more asbestos reports than usual?  Want your documents quicker?
We can now add extra, more powerful, dedicated document servers to your Alpha Tracker software system.  The servers can be hosted in the Amazon or Microsoft cloud, or they can be servers hosted in your own datacentre.

Do get in touch if you would like to find out more.

Friday, 14 February 2020

Clarke Demolition go live with asbestos software Alpha Tracker

The asbestos specialists at Clarke Demolition in Ipswich are the latest business to switch to asbestos software Alpha Tracker.


Our asbestos software trainer Kim has been to visit the CDC users and train them to use the office and field aspects of the system.  Here are some of the photos she took during the training day - what an incredible array of plant - both big and small!

CDC HQ
a CDC asbestos specialist learning to use Tracker Mobile







Tuesday, 11 February 2020

Alpha Tracker Release 32 - put a date in the diary for calendar improvements!

Our next major update for asbestos software Alpha Tracker will be Release 32 due in the next 6-8 weeks.

We will be focusing on Alpha Tracker's calendar and scheduling features with major improvements being developed both for office and mobile staff.

Alpha Tracker's calendar and scheduling tool

If there are features or improvements you'd like to see in Alpha Tracker, do get in touch.

Monday, 10 February 2020

Newlife, new challenge, new shoes! 3 million steps walked in January

3 million steps in January!  That's what the team at Start Software have just walked to raise money for the Newlife charity for disabled children.


Adam, Elaine and Will with their worn-out shoes and the match-funding cheque from Start Software
Programmer Adam's wife Clare is a fundraiser at Newlife and she has just organised a national campaign for individuals to walk 10,000 steps each day in January raising funds along the way.

Most of the Start Software employees were up for the challenge and, between us, we walked more than 3 million steps and raised £300+.

All we need now is some new shoes...!



Friday, 7 February 2020

Improved Alpha Tracker Document Maker available

We've just made a new version of our asbestos report generator module available for asbestos software Alpha Tracker.

The new version has improved formatting options helping us to achieve our goal of making every Alpha Tracker installation automatically produce reports exactly as our clients would like.

Alpha Tracker produces reports in your format, not ours!
The new version of Tracker Document Maker is v1.4.1598 - contact our support desk if you would like to find out more or arrange an update.

Thursday, 6 February 2020

Derbyshire Healthcare Foundation NHS Trust goes live with asbestos software Alpha Tracker

Another NHS Trust has started to use asbestos software Alpha Tracker to manage their asbestos.

Derbyshire Healthcare Foundation NHS Trust has gone live with asbestos software Alpha Tracker to help them to manage asbestos across their property estate.


We welcome enquiries from NHS Trusts, councils and other major organisations in the UK, Australia and New Zealand.  Do get in touch!

Wednesday, 5 February 2020

IOM asbestos lab switches to Alpha Tracker

The highly respected Edinburgh-based asbestos lab at the Institute of Occupational Medicine (IOM) has started the process of switching to asbestos software Alpha Tracker.



For more information about the features in Alpha Tracker which are aimed specifically at asbestos labs, click here.