OUR SERVICES

When building a portfolio tailored to your own needs, you need to have a clear definition of each service.
Our offer allows you to choose any of the services from the individual areas of our practice and to combine them into one contractual package.

Architecture governance of the company

We offer a full range of services related to corporate and IT architecture, governance and management.

Architecture governance of the company

Architecture governance entails the following:

  • development and maintenance of an architectural repository,
  • preparation of long- and short-term IT strategies,
  • optimisation of IT architecture, processes and infrastructure,
  • preparation and support of IT areas, as well as the monitoring of their transformation,
  • preparation of advisory materials for the client’s management board,
  • drafting an IT roadmap and supervising its implementation at all levels from infrastructure to strategy,
  • acting as the Architecture Board.
Payment models
Subscription

By obtaining a subscription, you may acquire a package of services without having to hire an entire team of architects. The size of the subscription depends on the number of services ordered and the tasks scheduled for a given period. This type of payment allows you to control costs and pay only as much as is necessary in order to run an IT architecture.
This model is recommended as the primary way of settling long-term architectural and design services.

Bucket of Hours

The bucket-of-hours rate allows you to purchase our time for a specific task. We set an hourly rate together with our clients; we present them with a particular pricing of the individual tasks and, according to the number of tasks assigned to us, we calculate our quote for the work to be conducted. This model is recommended for the implementation of individual projects or short-term tasks which are not specific to our performance of the role of an architecture department.

Individual Pricing

Standard Fixed Price model.
It consists in determining the scope of the tasks and the timeframe on which we base our quote for the service. In view of the nature of the work of architects and the products we deliver, we recommend this model for trainings and for non-standard situations.

ARCHITECTURAL PROJECT SUPPORT

We offer services of comprehensive architectural project support. Depending on our Client’s expectations, we can play the role of solution architects, application designers and we can act as a design documentation office.

ARCHITECTURAL PROJECT SUPPORT

Architectural project support includes the following:

  • technical and functional design of IT architecture,
  • preparation of the project implementation plan from current state, through the transitional phases, all the way to the target state,
  • preparation and maintenance of project documentation,
  • identification and assessment of risk,
  • reporting.
Payment models
Subscription

By obtaining a subscription, you may acquire a package of services without having to hire an entire team of architects. The size of the subscription depends on the number of services ordered and the tasks scheduled for a given period. This type of payment allows you to control costs and pay only as much as is necessary in order to run an IT architecture.
This model is recommended as the primary way of settling long-term architectural and design services.

Bucket of Hours

The bucket-of-hours rate allows you to purchase our time for a specific task. We set an hourly rate together with our clients; we present them with a particular pricing of the individual tasks and, according to the number of tasks assigned to us, we calculate our quote for the work to be conducted. This model is recommended for the implementation of individual projects or short-term tasks which are not specific to our performance of the role of an architecture department.

Individual Pricing

Standard Fixed Price model.
It consists in determining the scope of the tasks and the timeframe on which we base our quote for the service. In view of the nature of the work of architects and the products we deliver, we recommend this model for trainings and for non-standard situations.

IT ARCHITECTURE AUDIT

We have the required expertise and experience to act as an external independent entity in providing audit services of the condition of IT architecture (from corporate level to application level), regardless of whether it was provided by subcontractors or internal company units.

IT ARCHITECTURE AUDIT

An IT architecture audit entails the following:

  • comprehensive verification of the state of architecture at each level,
  • analysis of compliance of the reference models with strategy and principles,
  • verification of projects’ compliance with reference architectures,
  • assessment and analysis of the risks arising from the current state of architecture.
Payment models
Individual Pricing

SStandard Fixed Price model.
It consists in determining the scope of the tasks and the timeframe on which we base our quote for the service. In view of the nature of the work of architects and the products we deliver, we recommend this model for trainings and for non-standard situations.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

We provide a full range of services related to IT project management. We guarantee the work of a complete project management office, conducting comprehensive management of projects in chosen methodology.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Project Management includes the following:

  • management of the project team and the tasks according to the selected methodology (whether traditional or agile),
  • selection and management of subcontractors,
  • risk management,
  • communication management,
  • IT quality management,
  • change management.
Payment models
Individual Pricing

Standard Fixed Price model.
It consists in determining the scope of the tasks and the timeframe on which we base our quote for the service. In view of the nature of the work of architects and the products we deliver, we recommend this model for trainings and for non-standard situations.

BUILDING A DEVELOPER CULTURE

If a company has a development team or is in the process of building it, or if it is preparing to change the work model of team or implementation cycle, or if it simply wants to verify the effectiveness of the developers’ working methods, then this service will be a perfect fit.

BUILDING A DEVELOPER CULTURE

The act of building a developer culture includes the following:

  • implementation of agile development methods (agile or lean),
  • Asupport with implementing Code ownership,
  • Ssupport with the organisation of Dev/Sec/Ops teams,
  • implementation of the principles of Continuous Development/Continuous Integration.
Payment models
Subscription

By obtaining a subscription, you may acquire a package of services without having to hire an entire team of architects. The size of the subscription depends on the number of services ordered and the tasks scheduled for a given period. This type of payment allows you to control costs and pay only as much as is necessary in order to run an IT architecture.
This model is recommended as the primary way of settling long-term architectural and design services.

Bucket of Hours

The bucket-of-hours rate allows you to purchase our time for a specific task. We set an hourly rate together with our clients; we present them with a particular pricing of the individual tasks and, according to the number of tasks assigned to us, we calculate our quote for the work to be conducted. This model is recommended for the implementation of individual projects or short-term tasks which are not specific to our performance of the role of an architecture department.

Individual Pricing

Standard Fixed Price model.
It consists in determining the scope of the tasks and the timeframe on which we base our quote for the service. In view of the nature of the work of architects and the products we deliver, we recommend this model for trainings and for non-standard situations.

NURTURING THE INNOVATION POWER OF THE COMPANY

We are ready to serve as an Innovation Centre, providing the following services: overseeing the research, verifying and assisting with innovation implementation in the areas of digital business and IT.

Nurturing the innovation power of the company

Nurturing the innovation power of the company entails the following:

  • monitoring the trends and innovations in the IT market in sectors consistent with the Client’s activities,
  • consultancy regarding the assessment of the suitability of solutions and suppliers,
  • analysing the chances of success and prospects of start-ups,
  • preparing and supervising the Proof of Concept on the basis of innovative solutions.
Payment models
Subscription

By obtaining a subscription, you may acquire a package of services without having to hire an entire team of architects. The size of the subscription depends on the number of services ordered and the tasks scheduled for a given period. This type of payment allows you to control costs and pay only as much as is necessary in order to run an IT architecture.
This model is recommended as the primary way of settling long-term architectural and design services.

Bucket of Hours

The bucket-of-hours rate allows you to purchase our time for a specific task. We set an hourly rate together with our clients; we present them with a particular pricing of the individual tasks and, according to the number of tasks assigned to us, we calculate our quote for the work to be conducted. This model is recommended for the implementation of individual projects or short-term tasks which are not specific to our performance of the role of an architecture department.

Individual Pricing

Standard Fixed Price model.
It consists in determining the scope of the tasks and the timeframe on which we base our quote for the service. In view of the nature of the work of architects and the products we deliver, we recommend this model for trainings and for non-standard situations.

TRAINING AND COACHING OF ARCHITECT TEAMS

We train architect teams and improve the quality of their work directly in the parent company. Owing to the experience we have acquired in many areas, by implementing numerous projects, we can pass on to the company’s staff the latest methods and tricks of the architect’s work, so that they may become even better specialists.

TRAINING AND COACHING OF ARCHITECT TEAMS

Training and coaching of architect teams includes the following:

  • an assessment of the skills and knowledge of the architect team,
  • developing an individual programme and training cycle,
  • conducting training,
  • evaluation of the training results.
Payment models
Individual Pricing

Standard Fixed Price model.
It consists in determining the scope of the tasks and the timeframe on which we base our quote for the service. In view of the nature of the work of architects and the products we deliver, we recommend this model for trainings and for non-standard situations.

FUNCTIONAL SIZING OF THE IT ENVIRONMENTS

(IFPUG Function Points)

As part of architectural or design supervision, we use recognised estimation and evaluation methods. We also suggest using our experience as a stand-alone assessment, verification or training service.

FUNCTIONAL SIZING OF THE IT ENVIRONMENTS

Functional sizing of IT Environments entails the following:

  • sizing of the existing state of IT systems,
  • estimating the functional size of IT systems changes,
  • performance auditing of suppliers and teams based on Function Points and SNAP (IFPUG),
  • preparation of own quotes and verification of suppliers’ quotes,
  • FP/SNAP methodology training based on the IFPUG standards.
Payment models
Bucket of Hours

The bucket-of-hours rate allows you to purchase our time for a specific task. We set an hourly rate together with our clients; we present them with a particular pricing of the individual tasks and, according to the number of tasks assigned to us, we calculate our quote for the work to be conducted. This model is recommended for the implementation of individual projects or short-term tasks which are not specific to our performance of the role of an architecture department.

Individual Pricing

Standard Fixed Price model.
It consists in determining the scope of the tasks and the timeframe on which we base our quote for the service. In view of the nature of the work of architects and the products we deliver, we recommend this model for trainings and for non-standard situations.

MODELS OF PAYMENT

We offer our clients attractive and modern pricing methods. Following up on the latest trends in the IT world, we primarily offer Pay-as-You-Go models.

With the use of flexible billing and fixed rates, every business can provide itself with the full support of experienced architects, relative to: enterprises, solutions, applications, security, data, and infrastructure – without incurring the full cost of employing an entire team of experts for a long period of time.

Subscription

By obtaining a subscription, you may acquire a package of services without having to hire an entire team of architects. The size of the subscription depends on the number of services ordered and the tasks scheduled for a given period. This type of payment allows you to control costs and pay only as much as is necessary in order to run an IT architecture.

This model is recommended as the primary way of settling long-term architectural and design services.

  • As part of the subscription we provide architectural support for the company at a reasonable price. Together with our clients, we establish the scope of their needs and the specific hourly input of our team that we will dedicate monthly to the performance of our tasks. We will perform a specific function that will be contracted.
  • The subscription can be changed monthly depending on the planned tasks.
  • All works will be settled on the basis of reports and protocols.
  • Unused hours can be transferred once to a subsequent billing period.
  • If necessary, you can extend our working time by additionally purchasing an hourly-rate service or by means of individual pricing.
  • The subscription is the most advantageous form of settlement, recommended for clients interested in permanent cooperation including full architectural support.

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Bucket of Hours

The bucket-of-hours rate allows you to purchase our time for a specific task. We set an hourly rate together with our clients; we present them with a particular pricing of the individual tasks and, according to the number of tasks assigned to us, we calculate our quote for the work to be conducted. This model is recommended for the implementation of individual projects or short-term tasks which are not specific to our performance of the role of an architecture department.

  • Prior to commencing each task, we determine its time-consumption, and then we implement it according to the schedule.
  • Should any changes arise that may affect the execution time, we inform the client thereof immediately.
  • At the end of the billing cycle we issue an invoice with the exact number of hours used.
  • The hourly rate is a form recommended primarily for the accounting of agile jobs or when there are frequent changes of requirements.

Individual Pricing

Standard Fixed Price model.
It consists in determining the scope of the tasks and the timeframe on which we base our quote for the service. In view of the nature of the work of architects and the products we deliver, we recommend this model for trainings and for non-standard situations.

  • In some cases, upon the client’s explicit request, we can tailor an individual approach for each IT architecture theme. It is on the basis of requirements and needs that we set the scope of work and present a dedicated offer.