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About Us
BackGrounD Software Inc. is a privately owned corporation. There are no hidden boards, executive figures, layers of assistants, managers managing management or any of the faceless corporate stuff.

Pick up the phone and talk to the owner, get the decision while you are on the phone, close the deal with a shake of the hand.

Isn't this what business used to be?
 
History
  • Established in 1996 (BGD Consulting)
  • Incorporated in Ontario in 1997 (BGD Software Inc.)
  • Incorporated in Illinois in 1998 (BGD Software of America, Inc.)
 
Technology Partners
  • IBM S390, Java Technologies and DB2/UDB Partner World for Developers since 1996
  • Microsoft Developer Partner since 2004
  • RIP Sun Microsystems, Inc. - Sun Partner Advantage - Sun Professional Services 2000-2011
 
Associations
  • Vendor of Record for the Province of Ontario:
    • VOR-1019 (2009-2011), replaced by
    • VOR-OSS-00175018 (2011-2014), replaced by
    • VOR-OSS-00430429 (2014-2019)
    for consulting/professional services in the following areas:
    • Architecture
    • Solutions Development
    • Testing & QA
    • Deployment & Operations
    • Oracle Financials, ERP Application & Infrastructure

  • 2005 - 2009 Registered for protection of classified information as defined under the United States Munitions List (USML is defined on US Department of State - Directorate of Defense Trade Controls web site) and further described within Controlled Goods Directorate Government Services Canada and US International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)
  • Strategis Industry Canada
  • SourceCAN Industry Canada
  • Life Office Management Association (FLMI, ACS)
  • International Claims Association (ALHC)
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce
  • International Enterprise Singapore - Singapore Trade Development Board
 
Customers
  • Financial/Insurance
    Bank of Montreal, CIBC, PricewaterhouseCoopers, AIM Funds Management, Scudder Canada Investor Services, MAXXUM Fund Management, AIC Limited, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter & Co. - Japan, SwissRe, Royal Bank of Canada, Manulife Financial, Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada, The Prudential Insurance Company of America, Crown Life Insurance Co., Bank of Nova Scotia, ScotiaCapital, KPMG Versa Systems, Ameritrade, Banque Nationale du Canada, TD Bank, Intesa Bank of Canada, Dow Jones Telerate

  • Government
    Province of Ontario (Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Transportation, Ministry of Government Services/MGS/ITS/iSERV, Ministry_of_Health, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Public Safety and Security, Ministry of Solicitor General), City of Toronto, University of Toronto, TXU, Province of Nova Scotia, OPG, Government of Quebec, Government of Canada (Department of Defence, Canadian Forces College and various confidential entities), BC Government, Seneca College, Province of Alberta, Province of Saskatchewan, University of Guelph, Elektrodistribucija Beograd, Memorial University of Newfoundland, The Law Society of Upper Canada, Ontario Energy Board, CAD/CAM Center of Nova Scotia

  • Telecommunications
    Roamware, Bell (Bell, Bell Nexxia, Bell Mobility, BCE Emergis, Bell Aliant), XWave/Aliant, GT Group Telecom Services, Telus, Wind Mobile, Rogers, Alcatel (former Newbridge), AllStream, Microcell/i5, Teleglobe, AT&T Canada, Cantel AT&T/Cantel IT (now Rogers), Lucent Technologies Inc., Videotron, Teleglobe, Shaw Cable, Nortel, Verisign, PSINet, Group Telecom, EDS, Clearnet, CBC, GLASSHOUSE Technologies, NESS Technologies, Motorola, ELTEK

  • Other
    Sun Microsystems, Oracle Canada, IBM Canada, TeamQuest, Prolink Consulting Inc., TCPL, StorageASP, SITA, Informatika Inzenjering, DST Canada Inc. (now International Financial Data Services), Toronto Star, Sygma Play, Trade & Travel International, VITAFOAM Products Canada, Woodbridge, UHC, Sears, RICOH, recruitsoft.com, QLT Inc, Nexen - CanOxy, MDSI Advantex, MDA, Kelly, Immersant, Grainger, GlaxoSmithKline. Documentum, Daimler Chrysler, Cryptologic, CP Rail, CGI, Caprion, Budget, Air Canada, 407ETR, Ganz, Polycom, OnX Enterprise Solutions, Lexicon Software Company, Royal Group Technologies, Astra Zeneca, Aisco Systems, Cap Gemini Ernst & Young, Symcor, Hughes Aircraft/Bell Sygma, Antares Alliance Group
 
Jobs
If you believe that you can productively contribute to our business, please send us your resume for consideration. Email us your resume jobs@bgdsoftware.com
Immediate openinigs can be viewed here.
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