News

Registrations opening soon for the 2018 Allocate Plus User Group Conference
We are pleased to confirm that the 2018 Allocate Plus User Group Conference will take place on 6th and 7th September in Melbourne. You can find out all the details and registration process by clicking here.

Our team is growing
JDR Software is always looking to enhance our service and we are committed to having the best resources available for our clients at all times.

The Functional and Client Relations team has recently grown, adding to our extensive Higher Education and IT industry experience. This year we have been pleased to welcome George Orr, Emily Peach and Stuart Wilkie to the JDR family. George is our Program Manager, responsible for coordinating all of our ongoing and upcoming development and deployment projects, while Emily and Stuart bring many years of experience in university timetabling to augment our expert functional and client relations network.

Deakin University student Paul Hammond receives Patrick Pleass Memorial Award
Paul Hammond receiving the 2018 Patrick Pleass Memorial Award from JDR CEO Rohit Parekh The Patrick Pleass Memorial Award was proudly presented at Deakin Downtown in Melbourne on the 18th April by JDR CEO, Rohit Parekh.

The late, great, Patrick Pleass, originator of the Allocate Plus suite of software, sat on Deakin's advisory board and was a key contributor to the educational outcomes for Deakin IT and Computer Science courses. JDR Software has established this award in fond memory of Pat, and in recognition of excellence in the tertiary study of IT and Computer Science.

This year's recipient is Paul Hammond. He has achieved great results so far in the Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer Science and Software Development) program at Deakin. Congratulations, Paul!

Release v17 is here!
JDR Software is pleased to announce that the latest version of Allocate Plus (v17) has been released. Clients can now upgrade to Allocate Plus v17 and take advantage of all the new features that are part of the latest release. Highlights include:

 • enhanced constraint operators and ANY/ALL constraint options
 • cross-campus travel time restrictions
 • improved student profile view on student tab

To schedule your upgrade to v17, please raise a Service Desk ticket, or contact us at support@jdrsoftware.com.au.