PLATFORMS: AS/400, Windows NT running Microsoft SQL Server.

BACKGROUND: Headquartered in Richmond, British Columbia, London Drugs serves a population of more than six million people from 47 retail stores across Western Canada. To maintain the company's leadership position, London Drugs realized that they needed to provide instant access to vital business information throughout the entire organization. This entailed quickly and transparently transferring data regarding pricing, products and other important business statistics from new Microsoft SQL servers located in the company's stores to an IBM AS/400 at the corporate office, from stores to other stores and from the AS/400 to the stores.

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