ePatterns 2000-08

[Pages under construction. Ex employees and associates are welcome to submit their view of the history. They can do so by writing to Dr Irfan Hyder ]
  • 2000 E-Patterns started its life as ePatterns software solutions company. 
  • Idea was conceived by Javed Shaikh and funded by Babar Khan. S. Irfan Hyder, Babar Khan, Javed Shaikh, Zainab Hameed, Shazia Yaqub and Kamran Khan got together to make it a success and to ride on the wave of what we now know as the dotcom bubble. 
  • By early 2001 the dotcom bubble had bursted, however, the company continued as a private limited entity till 2008. The spirit and the design of its systems still continue in various forms even today.
  • 2002 E-Patterns was incorporated as a private limited company by S. Irfan Hyder and Babar Khan. 
  • 2000-2004 - Business Patterns v1, an ERP for local businesses. Initial version. Clients automatically migrated to version 1.5
  • 2002-2005-  Business Patterns  v1.5. Static version of forms. Version through which most of design concepts were formalized. 
  • 2003-2006-  Business Patterns  v2.4 VB6. Flexible version based on a generalized attributes structure. Popular. Its variants are still being developed officially and unofficially. 
  • 2005-          Business Patterns  v3.0 dotnet version. Web based version still in development for certain dedicated clients.

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