Weatherbys

Who are Weatherbys?

Weatherbys is the administrator of horse racing for the British Horseracing Authority (BHA). Weatherbys has been associated with horseracing since it was founded in 1770.

Challenges

  • Modernise legacy systems of the company 
  • Deliver replacement systems within challenging timescales and budget

Solutions and benefits

  • Dedicated team that could rapidly scale up or down to meet the demands of the project 
  • Always have staff onshore at client’s office for project co-ordination
  • Develop robust processes to ensure software release schedule is met

Results

  • Released new legacy systems on time, as scheduled
  • Demonstrated a cheaper and lower risk solution than delivering the work solely from the UK
  • Successfully launched an SLA compliant, easy to maintain and future proof system