Recent content by jamienz

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    Seat Allocation Business Rules - Ticketing

    Thanks for the suggestions! The application is designed to run stand-alone on our patron front-end (it picks the seats according to the patrons requested tier, etc), but does run in an 'assistance' mode for our operator back-end. On the back-end, the system will 'suggest' the best seats...
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    Seat Allocation Business Rules - Ticketing

    Hey all, Thank you for your comments! @cpf - Hmmmm, it would be cool if we could do this but we need to assign seats 'live' so waiting for everything to close to complete the allocation process wouldn't suit our requirements. At present, the 'planned' implementation sort of does this on a...
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    Seat Allocation Business Rules - Ticketing

    Hi team, It started as a bit of an experiment, but we have ended up building our own 'in-house' ticketing management application. To further the development, we have decided to develop an 'intelligent' seat allocation module and are currently trying to formally define the 'business rules' that...
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    How do you call fly system cues?

    Hey chausman, Thanks :) Will write up a short intro in a minute or two. Yeah, as chris15, DSM is Deputy Stage Manager. I think the term is a British/New Zealand/Australian thing. In our theatre, the DSM was typically responsible for calling the shows cues. They were normally hidden away FOH...
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    How do you call fly system cues?

    In our theatre, when working fly floor you were expected to have a cue sheet with you. The DSM would call Flyfloor Standby Q 12 with which you would refer to your cue sheet (if you didn't know the cues already) and standby, and then Flyfloor Q 12 GO. Things like speed, what was moving and so on...