February 12, 2009
A Web-Based Data Warehouse
An international AIDS charity tracks its work with a customized system
The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation seeks to prevent the disease from ravaging the next generation of children in poor countries by financing HIV tests and treatment for women and children in Africa, Asia, and elsewhere.
For most of the charity's history, information about the thousands of women and children the foundation serves each year was sent by e-mail or fax to its Washington headquarters or dictated over the phone, says Mark Reilly, director of information