«Syngenta» is one of the largest companies in the world working with vegetable, field, and plant crops. We were asked by the Russian department of the company to develop a software- configurator. For example, drought resistance may be very important for certain regions, while the other – areas may require enhanced immunity of crops.
The work on configurator began with development of a prototype:
The prototype allowed to quickly come to consensus concerning design and functions of the configurator.
At first, the user sees the search criteria and selects the most important ones:
Thereupon, the software selects the crops hybrids that are the most suitable for the specified criteria:
Thus, it may seem that none of the crops perfectly meets the chosen indicators; especially if there are lot of them. In this case, the program selects the most appropriate crops and shows the criteria they do not match:
You can check up the configurator's operation by following this link. In addition to corn, we've developed configurators for beet and sunflower.