PROJECT: Management of Physical Tickets

CATEGORY: Modernization, Askida Software

CLIENT: Loto-Quebec


Written in PL/1, Loto-Quebec’s application, ALEX, was to be converted into the common language of most of the organization’s other applications, that is in Java. For Loto-Quebec, it was very important that the functionalities of the old environment remain exactly the same in the new one. Therefore, the work was to provide functional continuity, adequate performance and stability of the application.


Project on 2.5 years totalling over 3,500 people per day. More than 18 professionals in IT located in Montréal, Québec, Romania and New York.


The project was pay-as-you-go and Askida was the prime. It was developed in our facilities with the help of the IT team of Loto-Quebec.