SaaS product for the recycling industry
What is Stream Sort?
Stream Sort is a SaaS web application built to organize and streamline waste recycling processes. The software functionality covers the entire workflow consolidation process and aims at addressing industry-specific needs. It involves production optimization, capacity monitoring, and recycling process visualization. This innovative software also helps organizations to reduce environmental impacts.
The functionality is essential for the improvement of calculation methods in the waste recycling industry. It becomes easier and faster to perform complex calculations while using special sets of data. Customers get access to the established dataset of waste types and can adjust the new material types when required.
The solution collects the vital operating parameters to improve the quality of recycling. It is related to material input composition, product standards, production specifications, etc. The main benefit is that it can be practically used in advancing recycling operations and streamlining the entire production workflow.
Recycling process visualization
The advanced feature allows customers to estimate the outcome in terms of efficiency based on the material type, the recycling order, or the equipment to use. The selected process will be automaticaly visualized by Stream Sort in a detailed scheme covering all the crucial factors. Its main advantage is to provide the customer with the unique opportunity to recalculate and modify the process for better outcomes.
Along with identifying the efficient operational process, the waste recycling companies get an advanced tool to manage the finished products. It is related to gathering and managing such data as quantity and value of produced products. It only takes a few clicks to calculate the production volume per hour and check the purity and recovery rates.
The great feature to manage growing demand according to business and industry priorities. Defining the maximum process capacity enables better utilization rates. It is designed to determine new operational strategies that are bound to increase the production throughput and volume.
The functionality includes a number of indicators to monitor and access business performance. It prepares reports covering details on key performance indicators, revenue, and operating expenses. It allows customers to optimize the return from products received.
The client’s requirement was to deliver a neat tech solution that organizes the waste management process, optimizes sorting operations, and increases profitability for the involved parties.
The SaaS platform is designed for the important stakeholders in the waste recycling process. The potential customers are waste management organizations, equipment manufactures, recyclers, factory builders, industry associations, etc.
- Consolidate the entire operation workflow
- Automate the calculation methods used for waste recycling
- Create the security architecture
- Meet tight deadlines to implement the solution
The client was looking for a provider with particular expertise as they felt sure about the tech choice they made. In our turn, EXISTEK carried out additional research and suggested changing some technologies to streamline the process and deliver outlined functionality. Efficient cooperation allowed both sides to make the final decision on the right tech stack that played a decisive role in efficient product implementation.
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products built with Node.js
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In order to develop a robust SaaS platform, the team brought system flexibility and efficiency into the main focus. The well-thought structure allowed them to reach high scalability, system integrity, and security. Node.js web application architecture was an excellent solution for component reusability, code sharing, and data systematization.
The good decision was to assign dedicated developers who worked together before and could start platform development right away. This team completed a number of projects and gained first-hand experience in delivering neat web products. Besides the required expertise, they are cooperative and easy to work with. The dedicated team included one project manager, three full-stack developers, and one QA engineer.
Visibility and transparency as key elements for successful collaboration
We focus on retaining top project management and quality development by applying proven methodologies. Besides, it’s essential to encourage the client’s engagement throughout the entire process. Continuous communication and in-house control levels help to build up massive support.
The client’s expectations are consistently among the main priorities for EXISTEK. Our team was tasked with building a groundbreaking SaaS solution for the waste recycling industry. It required special business and technology expertise to set productive cooperation and deliver the quality product in tight deadlines. We did our best to provide professional consultations, fastly arrange the dedicated team, complete the development process and produce the fully-functional web application with outlined functionality.
The first development stage was completed within three months and provided our client with the MVP product ready to be presented on the market. All the following advancements were delivered based on careful analysis, user requirements, and gathered feedback. In total, it took up to 14 months to implement the final product version.
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