The Premier Management System for Religious Retreat Centers

The Technology

Retreat Manager is built with the best development tools available.  For the IT guys - this is a Client/Server model.

  • Microsoft SQL Server for data storage

    • All versions (2005 to 2016) are supported
      • Standard and Express versions as well
      • SQL Server 2016 has been approved

  • Microsoft Visual Basic for primary user interaction and access to the data

    • To create some of the unique and special displays we use customized controls for
      • An internal 'MS Word-like' control for reportingVB2
      • A customized Menu control
      • A set of customized buttons, check boxes, and drop-downs
      • Two different customized grid controls
      • A customized planning control for meetings
      • A customized graphing control with extended editing ability
      • An internal email control for sending documents without using Outlook

  • All current Microsoft Windows operating systems are supported

    • Windows 7WinOSVersions
    • Windows 8
    • Windows 10

    • Windows Server 2008 & 2008R2
    • Windows Server 2012 & 2012R2


See Requirements for additional equipment specifications ...