TrueCredit Base Case

By John McCormick Print this article Print

The TransUnion subsidiary's pioneering service-oriented architecture approach to software development helps it quickly build credit reporting and scoring applications.

TrueCredit Base Case

Headquarters: 100 Cross St., Suite 202, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Phone: (805) 782-8282
Business: Develops and markets credit-based products and services. TrueCredit is a subsidiary of credit bureau TransUnion, a private company that does not report earnings.
Chief Technology Officer: Scott Metzger
Challenge: Quickly develop new software-based product offerings using the code of existing applications.


  • Accelerate software development from six months in 2003-2004 to 90 days this year.
  • Improve application response times from more than 2-3 seconds last year to less than 1 second this year.
  • Offer applications that can support 50,000 simultaneous users this year, up from 25,000 simultaneous users last year.

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    This article was originally published on 2006-03-06
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