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IT Procurement

IT Procurement includes all relevant aspects - as hardware, software and IT services and all phases of choice on choice, implementation, operation and replacement of IT. bach consulting puts its main focus on sofware development and the purchase and customising of COTS software. bach consulting offers solutions in IT purchase to the following questions: 

Abstract

Your are looking for support for bids, for the evaluation (examination and comparison) and for drafting contracts with IT providers for software development.

You consider to outsource parts of the IT to an external supplier. How much may development and maintenance cost? Is the quotation in line with the market?

  • Evaluation of external cost estimation
  • Time (FP/PM), costs (EUR/FP), benchmark
  • Identification of strengths and weaknesses
  • Identification of inconsistencies
  • Risk assessment
  • Risks in quotations of suppliers
  • Recommendations for further proceedings
  • Activity planning

The realisation is as follows:

ActivityDescription
Preparation of scope
  • Expectations
  • Rough project description
Functional/technical description
Analysis of contents/evaluation of scope of functions
Evaluation of quotations
  • Overlap of functions
  • Clarification of open questions
  • Scoring of quotations
Preparing results
Final presentation

The consultancy services of bach consulting consist of the following:

  • Preparations and moderation
  • Conduct of analysis
  • Data analysis
  • Evaluation of results and documentation
  • Final presentation
  • Language/writing: German (Standard)

Services are classified into four categories. The package "Individual" can only be evaluated after the initial briefing of volume and costs.

Service PackagesBasis*)
FP CE Change
Basis*)
FP CE Run
Duration**)
Paket 1:
bc Selection of Subcontractors Small
optionaloptional1 Tag

Paket 2:
bc Selection of Subcontractors Medium

optionaloptional1-2 Tage
Paket 3:
bc Selection of Subcontractors Large
optionaloptional2 Tage
Paket 4:
bc Selection of Subcontractors  Individual
optionaloptionaltbd.

*) It depends on information available.

**) In case the basis modules are not yet prepared duration is subject to changes.

Abstract

You are looking for criteria additional to hourly and daily rate for price comparison for software development.  

  • Determination of scope of function
  • Range in function points (IFPUG/COSMIC FFP)
  • Productivity based on benchmarking data
  • Time (FP/PM), costs (EUR/FP)
  • Recommendations for further proceedings
  • Activity planning

The realisation is as follows:

ActivityDescription
Preparation of scope
  • Expectations
  • Rough project description
  • Risks (project, organisation)
Analysis of contents
Resuts (change/run)
  • Evaluation of productivity
  • Benchmark data regarding time and costs of development
Preparing results
Final presentation

The consultancy services of bach consulting consist of the following:

  • Preparations and moderation
  • Conduct of interviews
  • Data analysis
  • Evaluation of findings and documentation
  • Final presentation

Services are classified into four categories. The package "Individual" can only be evaluated after the intial briefing of volume and costs.

Service PackageVolumeDuration
Package 1:
bc Prices and Conditions Small
up to 100 FP 2-3 days
Package 2:
bc Prices and Conditions Medium
100 FPs < P <= 250    5 days
Package 3:
bc Prices and Conditions Large
250 FPs < P <= 1 000  10 days
Package 4:
bc Prices and Conditions Individual
P > 1 000 FPs>10 days

 

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