Custom Model-Based Solutions℠

Model-Based Engineering Consulting & Coaching

PivotPoint offers a wide-range of Consulting and Coaching Services to help your team succeed with your Model-Based Engineering project. PivotPoint's hands-on Scalable Agile+Lean Architecture™ technical approach to Consulting and Coaching teams scales well from Small-to-Medium Businesses (SMBs) to multibillion multinational enterprise teams.

In general, we only offer our Consulting and Coaching Services to Clients who have successfully completed our Model-Based Engineering training, since those Clients will both understand and appreciate the proven principles and best practices we apply when consulting on Client projects.

Custom Model-Based Engineering Training Services Custom Model-Based Solutions℠ that Scale Model-Based Engineering Consulting & Coaching Custom Model-Based Engineering Tool Support

  • Architecture & Process Consulting
  • Agile + Lean Team Coaching
  • Tech Assessment & Strategic Planning
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These Consulting Services focus on assisting Model-Based technology teams achieve their project goals:
  • Architecture, analysis and design. Includes facilitating modeling skills and best practices, reviewing models and specifications, answering questions, and suggesting alternative solutions.
  • Business process modeling. Includes facilitating modeling skills and best practices, reviewing models and specifications, answering questions, and suggesting alternative solutions.
  • Modeling standards selection. Model-Based Engineering standards supported include language standards (UML, SysML, BPMN, BPEL), interoperablity standards (XMI, MOF), enterprise architecture framework standards (DoDAF/MODAF/DNDF/NAF, UPDM, TOGAF), and process standards (OpenUP, RUP, Harmony/SE).
  • Process selection and customization. Includes Model-Based Engineering process selection and customization to meet team and project needs. Model-Based Engineering processes supported include Open Unified Process (OpenUP), RUP, Harmony/SE, and Agile Modeling methods.
  • Modeling tool selection and customization. Visual modeling tools that comply with the relevant model-based standards are supported (Enterprise Architect, MagicDraw, UModel, others upon request).
  • Project planning and team building. Includes adapting your project planning process to incorporate an iterative, incremental Model-Based Engineering process.
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These technology Coaching Services are typically a short-term consulting engagement where the consultant is "embedded" within an Agile or Lean development team and acts as a "player-coach" and acts as both a hands-on contributor and mentor for your team.

Technology Coaching activities include, but are not limited to, the following: review of all current model-based technologies being applied, including representative work artifacts; review of all model-based technology plans; interviews with key technical leads and managers; capture of outstanding technology and team issues; and generation of recommendations to improve your team's usage of model-based technologies.
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These Consulting Services focus on evaluating your team's current Model-Based technology needs, and planning for their future needs. Goals include increased alignment of technology and business goals, and improvements in team efficiency and product quality. The major areas of model-based technology assessed include: model-based language usage (e.g., UML2, SysML, and BPMN standards), model-based tool usage (all standard compliant modeling tools), model-based architecture frameworks usage (e.g., DoDAF/MODAF, UPDM, TOGAF), and model-based process applications for both Agile (small-team) and Rigorous (large-team) processes.

Technology assessment activities include, but are not limited to, the following: review of all current model-based technologies being applied, including representative work artifacts; review of all model-based technology plans; interviews with key technical leads and managers; capture of outstanding technology and team issues; and generation of recommendations to improve your team's usage of model-based technologies.

Strategic planning services include, but are not limited to, the following: market assessment, SWOT analysis, vision development, strategy development, action planning, and execution mentoring.

Why Engage Our Consultants? : PivotPoint Consulting Advantages

  • Short-Term/High-Impact Consulting Engagements
    • PivotPoint's Consulting services are designed to be short-term and high-impact to expedite knowledge transfer to your team.
  • Bona Fide Expert ConsultantsPivotPoint Consultants are Model-Based Engineering experts with 10+ years practical application experience
  • Hands-On Collaboration While Learning Industry-Leading Best Practices
  • Value for Your Consulting BudgetWe strive to provide the best value for your consulting budget by providing the highest quality consulting expertise at competitive prices. We offer volume discounts for longer-term engagements, and special discounts for Small Groups (6 or fewer students), Non-Profits, Educational Institutions, Research Organizations, and Government Direct organizations, (Departments, Agencies, FFRDCs), etc.
  • Compatible Training ServicesPivotPoint Consultants are also expert Instructors, who practice the proven Model-Based Engineering principles and best practices that they teach!
  • Further Info re Customization & Price Quotes
    Please call or email us to discuss your team and project consulting needs, and to receive a Time & Materials (T&M) or Firm-Fixed-Price (FFP) quote that includes all travel expenses for your Instructor.
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Please call or email us to discuss your team and project consulting needs, and to receive a Time & Materials (T&M) or Firm-Fixed-Price (FFP) quote that includes all travel expenses for your Instructor.

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