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Reviewed Actminds Presentation Jul2007

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About Actminds

About Actminds

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  • 1. What do we offer?    Integration
  • 2. The end user side ✔ Web 2.0 interfaces using Ajax, JSP, JSF, OpenSource and .NET ✔ Portal based web interfaces using IBM's, Oracle's, MS´s and other portal platforms ✔ Java and MS enabled PDA's and smart phones
  • 3. The integration side ✔ Direct usage of the Legacy's API ✔ Integration trought a ESB (Enterprise Sevice Bus) ✔ Integration via a BPEL engine ✔ Yes, we do SOA!
  • 4. Database / Application Tuning Data Colect Analysis Better Performance! Tuning
  • 5. Our key differentiators Key Differenciators How? Result Offshore Developing Low Costs Pay Less Centers High Quality 0.1 Defects per KLOC Better Quality High Productivity 30 FP/Staff/Month Faster Results Proven Methodology Business Acumen Reduce Reworks Experienced Consultants
  • 6. Our key differentiators Key Differenciators How? Result Offshore Developing Low Costs Pay Less Better Quality @KLOC Lower Prices Centers High Quality .1 Defects per Better Quality High Productivity 30 FP/Staff/Month Faster Results Proven Methodology Business Acumen Reduce Reworks Experienced Consultants
  • 7. Quality & Productivity compared 0.4 4x more quality ✔ 0.1 Defects / 1,000 LOC 30 3x more productive ✔ 8-12 Function Point / Staff Month Actminds metrics IFPUG Database on published J2EE projects META Group, 2003 Worldwide Benchmark Report
  • 8. Certified professionals IBM MCP, MCAD, MCSD, MCSA J2EE WebSphere Platform Solution Design, Programming & System Administration Oracle Rational Administration & Programming Metodology & tools BEA Linux J2EE WebLogic Development & Levels 1 and 2 Architecture SUN J2EE Architecture and Programming
  • 9. Offshore developing centers Manage the account ✔ Specify solutions ✔ Specify tests ✔ Validate specifications ✔ Deploy solutions ✔ Support ✔ Technical Architecture ✔ Web Design ✔ Code ✔ Test ✔ 2nd level support ✔
  • 10. Offshore developing centers Manage the account ✔ Specify solutions ✔ Specify tests One Team ✔ Validate specifications ✔ Deploy solutions ✔ Support ✔ Working Together Technical Architecture ✔ Web Design At the Same Time ✔ Code ✔ Test ✔ 2nd level support ✔
  • 11. Minimizing top 8 risks to offshoring Cost-reduction expectations High productivity with low rates Data security/protection Security Protocols/Procedures Process discipline CMMi level 5, PMP Scope creep SLAs and strong project mgmt Government oversight/regulation Work with specified regulations Western culture Culture Deep US exposures Turnover of key personnel < 10% per year Efficient communication Knowledge transfer Ease of travelling
  • 12. Some of Actminds' clients
  • 13. Johnson&Johnson Success Case ✔J&J wanted a single vendor for their websites maintenance under a long-term contract ✔AD & support for 30+ Product Websites (Bandaid.com, Actfluoride.com, KY.com …) ✔ Architecture & technology convergence ✔ New products’ launch ✔ Redesign of websites ✔ Marketing campaigns (contests, games, ...) ✔Technology: .NET, ASP, Java, Results ATG, Documentum Single sourced; cost avoidance; staff reallocation
  • 14. McNeil Success Case ✔McNeil wanted to outsource their website enhancement and maintenance functions ✔AD & support for 50+ Websites ✔http://www.mcneilcanada.com ✔http://www.jnjcanada.com ✔http://www.pepcid.ca ✔http://www.stayfree.ca ✔http://www.obrewards.ca ✔http://www.obtampons.ca ✔http://www.bandaid.ca ✔http://www.neutrogena.ca ✔http://www.k-y.ca ... ✔Architecture & technology Results convergence Cost reduction; staff reallocation
  • 15. Business Objects Success Case ✔Proof of Concept delivered in one month ✔1st full release in 10 months ✔Technology: J2EE (JDO, Spring, JSF); Ajax ✔2+ Years; 10,000+ man-hours ✔Product is being sold around the world Results A new provider, with no previous experience with Business Objects, could deliver an important new product (Composer) on time, introducing a new framework to Business Objects
  • 16. GoldenGate Software Success Case ✔Actminds helped GoldenGate to create the new version of its software Veridata, spliting a monolitic application into two parts integrated using web Services ✔Actminds suggested Ajax combined with JSF 3 months before JavaOne seleced this combination of technologies as the “hit of the day” ✔Technology: J2EE (Hibernate, Spring, JSF), Ajax, Web Services, JUnit, Selenium ✔11 months; 6,000 man-hours Results Actminds not only provided the software under the budget and schedule, but also suggested the framework (Spring, JSF, Hibernate) and helped the architecture of the product.
  • 17. More information? Get in touch: Anthony Ziccardi sales@actminds.com (215) 965-7860 3701 Market Street 3rd floor University City Science Center Philadelphia, PA 19104