Rapid Development, Repair, and Support
Black Box provides Rapid Development, Repair, and Support services to businesses and organizations in dire need of last-minute professional development in order to meet unexpected customer demands before seemingly impossible deadlines, perform immediate repairs or modifications to mission-critical systems, or push their own software and services to completion in an unmanageably short period of time.
In these situations, our expert team of developers, engineers, and analysts will work with your team to quickly identify, plan, conduct the development necessary to handle emergencies and focus on reestablishing stability within your team and your business by pulling you directly out of these critical, unfavorable scenarios.
Why It’s Valuable and How It’s Beneficial
When failure seems inevitable, having another team of experts immediately complement and supplement your own team oftentimes makes the difference between surviving worst-case scenarios and closing your doors. Our Rapid Development, Repair, and Support service is provided to businesses and organizations with the specific intent and purpose of resolving impossible issues, and our primary objective is to ensure that your business not only makes it its darkest hour, but that it has more certainty and stability than even before.
What You Purchase and Receive
The Rapid Development, Repair, and Support service provides you with the following development, reports, and source materials:
- Agile software development software development through scrum software development or extreme programming (XP)
- Complete code base containing all design and implementation source code
- Software Verification and Validation Report (SVVR): A report containing the results of the verification and validation testing, which provides a full breakdown of the verified correctness and completion of all core requirements within corresponding specification and design documentation.
How Much It Will Cost
The cost of our Rapid Development, Repair, and Support service is determined based on your deadlines and expectations, and the amount of time and effort necessary to provide the deliverables guaranteed by our service level expectations.
We will make our best effort to keep your budget in mind, but it is important to note that our Rapid Development, Repair, and Support service is much more costly than providing you with the same amount of work within the usually expected and typical amount of time.
That said, we will first discuss your budget and budgetary constraints in order to determine and agree on the total cost of work necessary to to perform rapid development, repair, or support. While we are more than willing to also discuss a payment schedule or plan in extreme scenarios, we do require 100% of the total cost up front before conducting any rapid work.
How We Will Work Together
All research materials, information, and documentation will be maintained, compiled, and stored by Programming and Application Services, and directly accessible over secure channels or through Black Box secure systems. Private Black Box accounts are created and assigned to our clients as soon as work begins, providing them with limited access to information and documentation related to ongoing design and development requiring client feedback or input.
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