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ResearchMaster

ResearchMaster

ResearchMaster offers the most comprehensive research management data solution on the market.

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Cities

DCA are leaders and continuous innovators at the forefront of Smart City Mobility Solutions.

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Data Services

DCA are pioneers in the area of Data Services.

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We are delighted to continue supporting you (albeit a little bit differently), delivering our services,  technology and data solutions. From all of the team at DCA, thank you for your continued support.

Database Consultants Australia

Database Consultants Australia or DCA are data specialists and information technology experts who specialise in providing data solutions by analysing, collecting, storing and creating electronic data.

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DCA Smart Mobility

In the midst of rapid urbanisation municipalities are under pressure to develop highly sustainable, liveable cities. Cites aren’t just looking to embrace the latest technology, rather a holistic strategy; investing and partnering to deliver digital solutions that change human behaviour and improve how we use our cities. Our approach to smart mobility makes parking easier, more efficient, more equitable and delivers more real-time data to the community and Council.

Database Consultants Australia, Shaping the cities of tomorrow today

 

Data Services

DCA have long been Australia and New Zealand’s local data experts. We specialise in all things data, from detailed data migration, cleansing and enrichment to lead acquisition and data management. Big or small our team of data experts have your requirements covered. Discover a stronger, smarter future

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ResearchMaster

We are proud to deliver the most comprehensive research management solution on the market. ResearchMaster Enterprise, or RME, is a highly automated, fully integrated, research management system which has been designed, developed and is supported in Australia. Our research management system gives you the data management, collection and reporting tools you need. The future is in your hands.

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Featured Articles

Featured articles from the wider DCA global network.

Cities

A brief history of contactless parking payments

A lot of us are fans of contactless payment systems now. In fact, the RBA reports that in 2019 around half of all in-person payments were made by ‘tapping’ a debit or credit card on a card terminal, part of an ongoing trend towards what some commentators predict will be a completely cashless society.

Read more at Cities News
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Cities

Which is better: a Smart City that adapts to our needs or a Smart City that helps us re-prioritise our needs?

Dealing with the unknown is perhaps the greatest challenge facing humanity in 2020. Infrastructure at every level is being challenged. The value of data, resource allocation and predictive data mapping is beyond measure as we deal with issues that stretch governments, citizens and business like never before.

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Cities

The benefits of home grown smart city technology

Local government leaders have an increasing amount of choice when it comes to smart city technology. Some of the best technology has been developed in Australia and presents many advantages to its foreign counterparts. So what are the benefits of home grown smart city tech? Why is the choice of technology provider so important? And what do cities stand to gain by putting local technology on their smart city agenda?

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Handheld LPR

Keep your City moving with the latest development from the DCA Cities Division. PinForce Handheld Licence Plate Recognition, or LPR, further enhances field officer efficiencies. Our latest technology enables officers to scan for vehicle registration numbers and automatically check the following (without further officer intervention) using their mobile device :

  • Parking meter payments
  • ePermits
  • Pay by Phone (PayStay) payments
  • Previous infringements and warnings.

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DCA specialises in quality data targeting Australia and New Zealand. We understand the importance of data quality, which is why we invest in our own in-house team of researchers.

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