Custom Database Design Project Development Life Cycle

1) Design Meetings

Comprehensive Business Analysis:

  • Understanding paper flow
  • Evaluating the information currently available to the business
  • Determining with the client current report requirements and potential use of information

2) Preparation of Design Specs.
Creation of bare bones database and return to client for refining and initial testing

3) Programming
Generation of all front and back end interfaces and return to client for refining and beta testing, and collection of real data to input

4) In-Depth Testing
Input of actual data and generation of trial reports

5) Installation
Database installed on site

6) Client Training
Substantial time spent with individuals responsible for data entry to ensure understanding and comfort

7) Supporting the Client through Implementation and Subsequent Phases
Follow up time to help with trouble-shooting and possible addition of components