4 About AllianceTekFor almost a decade AllianceTek has built business prosperity with information technology for businesses large and small.The company has flourished—growing to 100+ employees in Malvern, PA; New York, NY; San Francisco, CA; and two locations in India.Sunil Jagani, President and Chief Technology Officer,founded AllianceTek in 2004.Sunil holds a Masters Degree in Software Engineering from Penn State University and Bachelors in Business Administration from Wilkes University.
5 Our Goal & VisionOur goal is to help companies and individuals to leverage information technology for business prosperity, enabling them to achieve their vision and goals.We do this by:Helping executives to scale their companies by aligning their People, Processes and Systems.Enabling technology officers to achieve their goals and benefit from the latest information technologies.Assisting entrepreneurs create end-to-end IT solutions—from vision through execution and support.Helping independent software vendors (ISV) breathe new life into their software by harnessing the power of next generation technology.
6 Pennsylvania - Corporate Office Global PresencePennsylvania - Corporate OfficeAllianceTek Inc112 Moores RoadSuit 200Malvern, PA 19355New YorkPenn Station Executive Suites1370 Broadway 5th FloorNew York City, NY 10018California2550 Van Ness AvenueSan Francisco,CA 94109Global Offices - India604 Embassy TowerOpp. Jubilee GardenRajkot412 Sigma IconOpp. Medilink HospitalShyamal Cross RoadAhmedabad
7 Key Members Sunil Jagani Shimoli Shah Christopher Dabhi President andChief Technology OfficerTechnical HeadChristopher DabhiHimanshu MarvaniyaSenior Project ManagerSenior Project Manager
9 AllianceTek Roles Strategic Business Solution Provider Identify root causes of your business problemsEvaluate processes and performance metricsRecommend and implement:new processes,innovative strategic solutions,application changes,fresh performance metrics.Technology PartnerNo need to add to overhead with in-house developers. AllianceTek can assemble a dynamic team customized to your needs when you need it.Example: If you want to extend services through a mobile applications, AllianceTek can become your new product/service development team.
10 AllianceTek Roles Supporting Partner Channel Partner Leverage existing developers for domain knowledge and promote them to product managers focusedEmpower product manager with an AllianceTek development team to execute your project and createChannel PartnerOffer robust software solutions and cutting-edge technologies to meet the complex software and business requirements of your clients without increasing overhead. Ideal for:Marketing companiesNetworking companiesConsulting firmsSmall information technology companiesAdditional revenueStrengthen ties with clients with added value services
11 Channel Partnership Program Helps developers meet clients’ demands and exploit opportunities by extending their capabilities with AllianceTek’s resourcesA networking company can seamlessly integrate with AllianceTek to:Marketing companiesImplementing SalesforceUsing any of our offerings to enhance their salesAn advertising agency/marketing consultancy can work with AllianceTek to:Develop a mobile application to boost their client’s salesIntegrate Salesforce with Constant Contact to coordinate sales and marketing initiatives.
12 Who Benefits From Our Work? Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) and Business Managers – non-technical business leaders and end users Independent Software Vendors Chief Technology Officers (CTOs), Vice Presidents of Application Development and other technical leaders Entrepreneurs/Start-Up Businesses
14 Development Methodology Agile development methodology – rapid, iterative, collaborative process responsive to customers’ feedback and change. Service-oriented architecture – designing code in modules that can communicate with each other and be combined in ways to meet user needs and be changed as necessary.
15 Component Factory Model Build the foundation andstructure first.
16 Hybrid Model CLIENT TEAM PROJECT MANAGEMENT TEAM DEVELOPMENT TEAM ExecutiveTeamKeyStakeholdersEndUsersPROJECT MANAGEMENT TEAMProjectManagerBusinessAnalystDeliveryManagerDesignerDEVELOPMENT TEAMTechnicalLeadSeniorDevelopersDatabaseEngineerQA Engineers
17 Development Unit Project Manager Solution Architect Project CoordinatorDevelopmentLeadBusiness/FunctionalAnalystDesignersDevelopersQualityAssuranceEngineersDatabaseEngineers
18 Scaling TeamsThroughout the project lifecycle resource needs change. A static team may suffer at different phases from either of the following problems:Over-resourced = costlyUnder-resourced = stressed out team is slower offers lower quality Marketing companiesWe scale resource allocation and reassign people as workload and skill requirements change.Cost-effectiveTime efficientEnsures higher qualityFaster project completion Develop a mobile application to boost their client’s sales
19 Our Project Management Methodology Current Requirements
21 Integrating Multiple Technologies While many technology companies focus on a sub-set of available technologies, the ideal technology solution for you may require intertwining multiple technologies—some of which they may not offer.AllianceTek has broad technology expertise under one roof so we can:Recommend the best combination of technology solutions for you.Integrate multiple technologies for optimal results.Implement distinct technologies on each project tier to achieve enhanced outcomes.Customize how users interact with technology based on their needs.
22 From Scoping to Support Our team can take you from project concept through development and support. Services include:ScopingRequirementApplication architectureApplication designApplication developmentQuality assuranceApplication maintenanceApplication hostingSupport
23 Quality Assurance and Testing Test after test in our rigorous quality assurance process guarantees high-quality results.White box testingUsability testingIntegration testingBlack boxFunctional testingUnit testingPERFORMANCESanity testingCompatibility testingSecurity testingRegression testing
25 Our Research and Development Research and development (R&D) is a core business unit.It enables our developers’ talents to thrive in the pursuit of our ultimate objective: bringing originality and innovation to the information technology solutions we develop.7 technology experts staff R&D unit.Everyday research keeps us up-to-date on technologies and platforms to leverage in our solutions.
26 Thought Leadership: Blogs and Articles We’re on the forefront, publishing content to inform and educate.Articles: a few samples:Outsourcing with In-House AdvantageIs now the time to prepare for HTML5?Cloud CRM in the Small Business WorldBlogs: a few sample posts:Remote Blob Storage with SharePoint 2010Salesforce Versus Microsoft Dynamics Online: A ComparisonHow to Create Manage and Mine Data from Constant Contact in Salesforce
27 Process and ToolsThe greater the geographical distance between team members the greater the need for a structured process-oriented approachThe core fundamental: all projects are managed the same way. This boosts:Team agility.Effectiveness and efficiency of collaboration between AllianceTek and clients.Our online project management portal:Allows clients and a geographically-dispersed technical team to get on the same page quickly.You can follow exactly what’s happening with your project during the development process.Includes intelligent business processes to enable crisp and flawless project execution.
28 Proactive, Multi-Dimensional Approach We recognize the best software development processes takes simultaneous multi-dimensional approachKey DimensionsSecurityEnsuring your data is protected an essential part of our plan.ScalabilityWe’re prepared, for example, to expand your system’s usage from 5 to 50,000 users in a cost-effective way.Can manage seasonal spikes in system usage.ExtensabilityIf you need to add functionality later, we can do so without tearing down the foundation of your current system.PerformanceUser Interface and Experience
31 Recent ProjectsQualtek – Mobile Integrated SharePoint Project Management PortalDeveloped a SharePoint Project management portal and a mobile app that integrates with SharePoint.Simplified task management and scheduling with multiple checklists.Made SharePoint the single source of information by importing external data.Allowed on-field workforce to manage tasks from remote locations through mobile app.MobiClinic – Medical Practice ManagementDeveloped a cross-platform EMR application for practicing doctors to keep track of patients, case histories, treatments and diagnosis.Created a custom solution that has flexibility to incorporate features as per unique needs of a practice, clinic or hospital.Offered easy accessibility and increased control.Also offered reports on patient data, visits, services, medication and billings for a quick view of current status.
32 Recent ProjectsStrikeforce Technologies-the leading provider of mobile security services, anti-keylogging, out-of-band authentication and keystroke encryption solutions.Developed cross-platform mobile application using PhoneGap framework to work on iPhone and Android.Included six must-have security features to enhance their application, protecting user credentials, passwords, online transactions and access to corporate networks.CU ByDesign partners with experts in human resources, training, consulting and more to provide a full package of services to credit unions. They needed a solution to communicate easily with partners and credit unions.Built collaborative platform with SharePoint that brought together credit unions, vendors and CU ByDesign associates.Information was managed easily and securely based on end-users’ access controls.Solution included registration, document management, master document library, idea management, automated alerts and a central repository.
33 Working ModelsDedicated resource – hire AllianceTek as your IT development department and pay by the hour.Project – start with your problem/opportunity. We’ll define the project and provide a fixed price for implementation.
35 Clients Testimonials“Over the past two years AllianceTek has provided exceptional service and value in the design and development of several complex web-based software systems. The dedication and knowledge of their programming team has resulted in the successful launch, on time and on budget, of our systems. I can unconditionally recommend AllianceTek’s services.” ~ James Henry, President, Owner, Expert Solutions, Inc“AllianceTek has been a great partner for us in advancing our online functionality and communications. Their stateside and global development teams work together seamlessly and our account team has consistently been very responsive. We believe the inherent value in AllianceTek's service and development model is a key advantage for us and our offline content management platform, which they built and continue to evolve, is a testament to our mutual success.” ~ Heather Alessi, Marketing Communication Specialist, Reliance Standard Life Insurance CompanyMore testimonials
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