IT STARTS WITH UNDERSTANDING
In software, today, tools are not the challenge. For every platform, languages, frameworks, and tools provide a rich set of options to accomplish your goals. As always, the fundamental challenge in consulting is acquiring a deep understanding of what clients need, and, quite often, what our clients’ clients need. Listening, without presuming to understand, is at the heart of what we do.
IT GOES FORWARD WITH PLANNING AND COMMUNICATION
Agile, Waterfall, Iterative, Extreme, Test Driven, Paired, SCRUM, some or none of the above, delivering great solutions takes planning and fore-thought. We know there will be challenges along the way, and strong teams look forward to solving them. We also believe that any methodology requires disciplined communication in-flight to keep stake-holders apprised of bumps and turns.
IT ENDS WITH CUSTOMER SUCCESS
As a solution is completed, it is time again to listen to clients and confirm that the delivery meets or exceeds their needs. There are often new ideas and opportunities that emerge in the process and our job is to embrace those challenges while staying focused on timely delivery. Together with our clients, we have delivered hundreds of solutions over the years and those lessons-learned are always leveraged as we move on to the next.
“ THE BIGGEST ISSUE ON SOFTWARE TEAMS IS MAKING SURE EVERYONE UNDERSTANDS WHAT EVERYONE ELSE IS DOING. ”
- Martin Fowler -