Software architecture and design that robustly supports client and competitive requirements is critical to the success of any complex, enterprise-class commercial software offering. Seasoned industry veterans understand that the lifecycle of successful software offerings involves regular assessment and retooling to address changes in the technology landscape, customer profiles, and competitive pressures.
With more than two decades of experience evaluating complex software packages, Do Diligence® understands how to get a deep understanding of complex architectures, designs and implementations in the short time-frame allotted to a technology due diligence project.
The architecture and design section of our report is structured as follows:
Do Diligence® has expertise in many domains and that helps us to quickly understand the subject company's business. With that understanding in mind, our architecture and design analysis focuses on the non-functional attributes of the software: scalability, extensibility, maturity, reliability, security, and other attributes of interest to our clients. In order to ensure a comprehensive evaluation, our approach consists of the following activities: