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Microsoft Application Platform

The Microsoft Application Platform is a comprehensive and integrated set of tools and technologies, which maximise value from your business applications and systems.

Ballard Chalmers provides the bridge between your business IT processes and technology using the Microsoft Application Platform. Our software developers and engineers have the expertise and experience to help you stay ahead of the competition by implementing software solutions tailored for your unique business processes.

More businesses choose the Microsoft Application Platform as the foundation of their business applications than any other technology vendor.

In choosing the Microsoft Application Platform you get more value from the applications you run and create new apps that meet your business needs, fast:

  • User and productivity focused solutions - link across PCs and web smartphones
  • Rapid, low cost solution development - SQL, Windows, Office, Visual Studio, SC
  • Manage your business critical systems effectively - maintain system performance
  • Manage on-premises and cloud together - Windows Azure platform cloud provisioning
  • Driving down costs and maximising ROI - streamline and standardise systems



Platform solutions

  • Business Intelligence - Office, Sharepoint and SQL Server
  • Web Apps - Silverlight, Sharepoint, SQL Server, Visual Studio, Windows Server
  • Enterprise Integration - BizTalk, SQL Server, Windows AppFabric, Azure AppFabric
  • Critical Applications - BizTalk, SQL, Windows Server, Visual Studio, SC, Forefront
  • Cloud Computing - Sharepoint, Azure, SQL Azure, Azure Appfabric
  • Custom App Development - Expression Studio, Visual Studio

The Microsoft Application Platform


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White Paper | What underpins the Microsoft Application Platform?

The Microsoft Application Platform is a technology stack used for the development and deployment of high end enterprise level business applications...

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Spotlight case studies


Technology: BizTalk Server, SQL Server, SharePoint Server, .NET
Service: Consulting, Projects, Resourcing
Delivery: Software Development

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The Royal Geographical Society

Technology: Microsoft Application Platform, SQL Server
Service: Consulting, Projects, Support
Delivery: Software Development

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BBC Media Action

Technology: SharePoint Server
Service: Consulting, Projects, Support
Delivery: SharePoint Consultancy & Development

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Technology: Commerce Server, BizTalk Server, SQL Server, SQL Server DTS, SQL Server Integration Services
Service: Consulting, Projects, Support
Delivery: Applications Consultancy

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Ballard Chalmers is one of the UK’s leading enterprise software engineering companies, specialising in development for the Microsoft Enterprise Application Platform. We are principally dedicated to software development and integration for the Microsoft Cloud, as well as on-premises and hybrid systems. Our expertise is in Microsoft .NET, SQL Server, BizTalk Server and SharePoint Server.

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