Absolutely! A webserver is required to run the solution which can be an in-house server or a remotely hosted server. Client access if 100% browser-based.
All modern browsers such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome and Safari.
Yes. SAM is tightly integrated with the FutureProof system and shares the same setup parameters. This not only means a site maintains just one system environment, it ensures total compatibility between ads booked online and ads booked inhouse. That saves administration time and eliminates errors.
SAM can be used for almost any type of advertiser as the system is flexible and can be tailored to specific markets if required. Typically however, SAM provides advertising sales facilities to casual advertisers, the so called "mom-and-pop" advertisers as well as small business owners and tradespeople. Each type of user can be provided with a user interface optimised to the ad types they provide.
No. All setup is done at the host. All the customer needs is a browser and a decent internet connection.
It is almost instantaneously and in most cases all that is needed is for the advertiser to create an account online. Of course, larger advertisers would warrant some special attention, especially if you want them to have a higher level of interaction through your portal.
SAM is written in ASP.NET2 and uses a Microsoft SQL Server 2005 database as the authentication data (user names and passwords) and a Windows 2003 .NET2 webserver. The SAM technology is fully standards compliant and compatible with secure firewall systems and technologies. An external credit card payment service is required (e.g. WorldPay, SecPay, Verisign, etc).
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