Implementation Methodology

Helping You Make “Big Data,” Better

Our methodology for data management and visualization engagements is designed to support your organization’s tactical and long-term decision making needs. Our approach ensures high end user adoption and achievement of business goals based on pre-defined use cases and respective business value.

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Vision

Vision

By designing the strategic vision up front, the outcome will align with business value. We create a roadmap and delivery a business case to support the effort. Outcomes: project vision, roadmap, business case

Scoping

Scoping

We connect business needs with deliverables by defining requirements, source systems and project scope. These findings are compiled as recommendations for implementation. Outcomes: requirements analysis, source systems analysis, project scoping

Planning

Planning

Together we define project deliverables and milestones by planning development, testing and deployment to ensure we deliver and optimize adoption. Outcomes: project, development, user testing and deployment planning

Design

Design

Visualizing data helps to drive business insights. We design your data warehouse for defined use cases, migrate data with precision and create a metadata layer. Outcomes: database design, ETL design, metadata design, report design

Development

Development

Every big data project involves arranging and organizing data for easy access, management and updates. We deliver end-to-end data warehouse development. Outcomes: database, ETL and metadata layer development

QA/UAT

QA/UAT

Project testing is a key milestone prior to launch. Our Q/A process includes both manual and automated testing. User acceptance testing is included to help ensure rapid adoption. Outcomes: Q/A testing, user acceptance testing

Deploy

Deploy

Increasing user adoption is frequent measure of the success of IT projects. To encourage business user acceptance, we train your employees and fine tune deployment. Outcomes: user training, deployment, post production refinement