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Congruent Corporate Profile

  1. 1. Benefits Beyond Boundaries
  2. 2. Presenting Congruent Solutions <ul><li>Track record of more than 10 years </li></ul><ul><li>ISO: 9001 certified since 1996 </li></ul><ul><li>USA focus since 2000 </li></ul><ul><li>Diverse customer profile </li></ul><ul><li>Incubating offshore delivery centers </li></ul><ul><li>Focus on small & medium sized projects </li></ul>HISTORY CORE COMPETENCE
  3. 3. Presenting Congruent Solutions <ul><li>Software services </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Technology / Product </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>eLearning </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Benefits Administration </li></ul></ul><ul><li>SPLM – Unique tool for superior delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Ahead of industry benchmarks </li></ul><ul><li>Ready To Go </li></ul><ul><li>We do not bite more than what we can chew </li></ul><ul><li>Listen and Learn </li></ul>MARKETS DIFFERENTIATORS
  4. 4. Why Congruent?
  5. 5. Infrastructure DMZ INTERNET Active Directory Database File Server Source Control MS ISA Firewall VLAN 1 Congruent Workstations CISCO PIX 515E Firewall VPN RADIUS Server CISCO 1721 Router MS ISA Firewall SPLM Server Congruent Servers Nortel Baystack switches VLAN 2 VLAN 3 Client A Workstations
  6. 6. SPLM, For complete control <ul><li>Unique framework for defining the nuts and bolts of offshore project execution </li></ul><ul><li>SPLM implemented through an enterprise-wide workflow system - iPlan </li></ul><ul><li>Client can view detailed project status, report issues through the Web </li></ul>Customer can track the progress of all activities in the project plan, real time. Customer can track details on the activities/effort spent by Congruent team members on-line.
  7. 7. SPLM Implementation INTERNET Collaborative project management tool - iPlan Firewall <ul><li>Templates for scheduling work </li></ul><ul><li>Task list </li></ul><ul><li>Recording code review </li></ul><ul><li>Defect classification </li></ul><ul><li>- Feedback </li></ul>
  8. 8. Transition – Key Elements We will have team members proficient in technologies relevant to the project We propose a dedicated VPN Customer can deploy its people at our ODC We will build prototypes to mitigate risks Project Definition <ul><li>Define specs </li></ul><ul><li>Build schedules, teams and timelines </li></ul>Assemble Teams <ul><li>Recruit people with prior experience </li></ul><ul><li>Specialized positions </li></ul>Infrastructure <ul><li>Facilities & Work Stations </li></ul><ul><li>Connectivity & routing </li></ul>Train Teams <ul><li>Technical training </li></ul><ul><li>Orientation </li></ul>Process Design <ul><li>Document processes </li></ul><ul><li>Iterate & refine </li></ul>Pilot phase <ul><li>Commence live interactions </li></ul><ul><li>Monitor closely </li></ul>
  9. 9. Communication Lines Customer Congruent- ODC Client Project Manager Development Team Congruent Project Manager Business Users SPLM, Teleconferences, Chats, WebEx Periodic On-site visits
  10. 10. Quality Process <ul><li>ODC is ISO 9001:2000, CMM compliant processes </li></ul><ul><li>Checks & Balances </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Defined quality escalation mechanism </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Daily review by Group Leader </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Weekly review by Project Manager </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Monthly review with CEO </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Review project metrics </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Review client feedback </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Control charts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Statistical quality tools </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Quality - Tools <ul><li>Open STA for </li></ul><ul><ul><li>regression testing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>performance and load tests </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Monitoring network devices </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Mercury </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Astra Quick Test, WinRunner, Xrunner for regression testing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Astra Load Test & Load Runner for load tests </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Topaz for performance monitoring </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Maintenance Methodology Driven by SLAs
  13. 13. Commercial Models <ul><li>Fixed Bid </li></ul><ul><li>Time & Material </li></ul><ul><li>Hybrid Model </li></ul>Suitable in projects where specifications are not defined upfront, but expected to be frozen at some point of time. Not suitable for product development scenario. Suited for a project with constantly evolving specifications. Recommended for product development exercises. Suitable for projects with well defined specifications. Handling changes to specifications is pretty cumbersome.
  14. 14. In Summary <ul><li>Large company maturity with soul of a small company </li></ul><ul><li>Experience in developing diverse applications across domains </li></ul><ul><li>Committed to building a long-term relationship </li></ul>
  15. 15. THANK YOU