Strategic Delivery

Agile Development for Financial Services

By | 2016-12-07T09:12:36+00:00 October 21, 2014|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

When the Going Gets Tough, the Smart Get Agile. In a series of blog posts, Maven Wave has detailed both our commitment to and success with Agile methodologies for software development and project management. In most cases, Agile delivers superior results to traditional, step-by-step, “waterfall” style development. The principles of the discipline naturally foster greater

The Cold Hard Truth

By | 2016-12-07T09:12:36+00:00 October 16, 2014|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

ALM tools can tell you the truth about your code - but what if you don’t like what you see? Gloria Steinem once said “the truth will set you free...but first it'll piss you off!” This reality frequently hits home with many organizations implementing Application Lifecycle Managment (ALM) tools. They find their velocity has slowed

US Foods

By | 2014-07-16T01:48:34+00:00 June 23, 2014|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Company Profile US Foods is the 2nd largest food distribution company with over 250,000 customers. It’s customer base consists of restaurants and institutional cafeterias ranging in size from fortune 500 corporations to small “mom and pop” restaurants. Key to developing this market-share is an advanced e-commerce platform that allows customers of all sizes to place

Techniques for Enhancing Individuals and Interactions

By | 2016-12-06T15:48:02+00:00 April 17, 2014|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In our most recent Agile blog, Building Agility through Individuals and Interactions, we described how the Agile model, if executed with the right mindset, will enable team members to drive execution and communication inherently within the process, without leadership mandate.  We hope you found this concept to be insightful, but now you are probably looking

Build Agility through Individuals and Interactions

By | 2016-12-06T15:48:02+00:00 March 6, 2014|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

What is the single most important factor in leading a project to exalted success or bitter failure?  Communication! “Communication” is a vastly overused term, so let us be clear about what we mean when we talk about good communication. We want teams to be efficient in making decisions quickly with effective outcomes.  We want every

The Missing Link: Artifact Repository for Development Teams

By | 2016-12-06T15:48:02+00:00 February 25, 2014|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

An artifact repository can get all of your development teams working together, regardless of where they are located. Without an artifact repository in place, your organization may look like this: Without an Artifact Repository Does this look familiar? You work on one or more large enterprise application You have many groups of developers working in

IT Investments for Strategic Agility: An Introduction to Agile

By | 2016-12-06T15:48:03+00:00 February 5, 2014|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Why did Maven Wave chose Agile? Maven Wave specializes in custom solutions for companies that are looking to strategically enhance their competitive edge in their industry.  Studies show that the most “successful enterprises get the infrastructure balance right because they make regular, systematic, modular and targeted investments in IT infrastructure on the basis of an