DAT group - world's eldest company for market research and data providing in the automotive sector.
Portal DAT was meant to get an up to date content management system. Meanwhile the existing customer managemennt and the architecture of all DAT applications should stay the same. Further aspects were the possibility to handle several multi-language domains easily withing one system, as well as data security.
All local domains are mananged by one single instance of TYPO3. DAT databases are localized. TYPO3 frontend login has been enhanced to authentificate via the existing customer management. The website is connected to the existing systems of DAT and the DAT applications. DAT Customers can view their automatically created bills. Cooperation with translation agencies become easier by using XML import and export. A flexible sitemap menu takes care of the very different structures of the local domains.