Why to start with the discovery phase?
Predefined project scope
Project discovery clearly defines the software development objectives and splits them into measurable deliverables. It eliminates the chance of chaotic adjustments and changes to the project scope, assuring its smooth and timely implementation.
Meeting the deadlines on time
Discovery phase of a project provides us with the defined project scope, and step-by-step plan for reaching the milestones. Thus, it prevents from extending the development timeframe, and helps to avoid any delays with software launch.
Good product-market fit
Clear project requirements help to stay true to the initial purpose, and develop a solution your target audience needs. With discovery you don’t risk to drift away from the primary project idea, and successively approach your validated business goals.
Software that meets your expectations
Well-planned software functionality, architecture, and carefully chosen technology stack eliminate the risk of unexpected application rebuild or poor performance. This ensures
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Project discovery process and deliverables
Agile discovery phase deliverables allow to plan the first steps of app development precisely.
They also define all of the project milestones.
Answers to common digital transformation questions
The whole process at Apiko takes about three weeks.
Business Analysis & UX
- Competitor analysis
- Diagrams (UML/BPMN)
- Business model canvas
- Value proposition canvas
- User persona analysis
- User journey map
- Proof of Concept implementation
- Review & analysis of services for integrations
- User Acceptance Testing Plan
- Definition of Done / Definition of Ready (for scrum methodology)
- Resource plan with budgeting
- Risk matrix
- RACI matrix
The project discovery concludes with the planning phase. After its completion, you are all set to smoothly get on track with your web application or/and mobile app development. You are also ready to proceed with the detailed UX and UI design to provide the outstanding experience for the app users.
Explore our real-life project discovery phase example and feel free to reach out if you have any questions remaining.