Engagement Options

Options
Engagement Models
Onsite
Offshore
Hybrid
BOT
Process
Project Management
Progress Reports
Change Control Process
User Acceptance Testing
Documents

Offshore

The promise of IT offshoring is to both realize world class quality and take advantage of a price differential that lowers costs.  This differential is especially valuable with services at both ends of the skill-level spectrum.  High-level skills such as SAS programming and Analytics, before too expensive to pursue, become realistic. At the other side of the spectrum, moving semi-skilled tasks you’re your people focus on more valuable areas and drops costs. For example, managing time series on Excel spreadsheets lets analysts spend more time on what you want—analyzing data and making it more valuable." to "At the other side of the spectrum, moving semi-skilled tasks offshore enables your people to focus on more valuable areas and drops costs. For example, our offshore staff managing time series on Excel spreadsheets lets your analysts spend more time on what you want—analyzing data and making it more valuable.

You will speak/communicate with our offshore consultants in English. Many on our staff in India have been educated in the United States or worked here. 

Communication is conducted via:
Conference calls
Net meetings
E-mails Instant Messengers

Our standard international communications platform is Skype.

Nihilent Sapphire Inc will create a central repository of all project related documents, correspondence and code on a secure project website.  This repository will serve as the knowledge base for the project. You will have access to this site so you will have up-to-date knowledge of progress at any time.

Coding is annotated in English and can be reviewed at any time.

You can compose the team you wish. We do not swap out consultants during a project.  You are investing in developing a consultant’s knowledge of your business. Consistency is a key to on time delivery and project success.  If follow-on work and enhancements are desired, we make every effort to continue your relationship with the same resources.