Product discovery phase services

discovery phase

Product discovery
phase as a service

The discovery phase is a bridge between a theoretical concept of the product
and its technical realization

Product discovery phase services

Discovery phase


Convert your idea into a project implementation roadmap

The discovery phase is the initial stage of a development project. During this stage, we validate the market, analyze competitors, identify our strengths, and get a well-rounded understanding of the target audience. Structured analysis helps to uncover legal constraints, identify potential project risks, and take proactive steps to mitigate them.

of software development projects experience cost overrun

45%

of software development projects experience cost overrun

of startups fail because they don't meet a market need

42%

of startups fail because they don’t meet a market need

of software projects deliver less value than expected

56%

of software projects deliver less value than expected

Every minute you spend in planning saves ten minutes in execution

Dealing with uncertainties in software development

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Discovery phase process

1/ Analysis

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Deliverables can vary according to the project’s specifications and the stakeholders’ requirements.


Competitors Analysis

Competitor analysis helps to uncover your competitors’ weaknesses and find a gap in the market. To understand whether the solution will genuinely add value, we evaluate your competitors’ features, market share, pricing, marketing, differentiators, culture, and reviews.


Lean Canvas

One of the biggest challenges for entrepreneurs is turning ideas into plans. And Lean Canvas offers a deeper look at the problems a product can address and the solutions it can bring to its users. It’ll map out the key points that will help you to transform your ideas into a concrete action plan.

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Discovery phase process

2/ Identification

identification

The discovery phase is the initial stage of product development — these two processes could be separated. You can sign a contract with another company or stay with us.


Scope Baseline

The scope baseline provides the approved deliverables of the project decomposed into smaller work packages.


User Roles

A user role provides a collection of defining attributes that characterize users and their intended interactions with the system.

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Discovery phase process

3/ Design

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Deliverables can vary according to the project’s specifications and the stakeholders’ requirements.


Wireframes

A wireframe provides a layout of a web page. It demonstrates what interface elements will exist on key pages.


Clickable Prototype

A prototype helps to understand how users will interact with the product. It displays particular states depending on the actions the user takes.


Information Architecture

Information architecture gives a bird’s eye view of the system. It displays pages, content, interactions, and behaviors for the entire product.

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Discovery phase process

4/ Technical Analysis

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The discovery phase is the initial stage of product development — these two processes could be separated. You can sign a contract with another company or stay with us.


Tech Stack Recommendations

A technology stack offers insights into how your product will be built. It summarizes the programming languages, frameworks, and tools developers would need.

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Discovery phase process

5/ Deliverables finalization

DESIGN DESIGN DESIGN

Deliverables can vary according to the project’s specifications and the stakeholders’ requirements.


Project implementation Roadmap

A project roadmap helps to break down your project into the distinct steps required to accomplish a particular goal.


Rough Estimation

Rough cost estimates provide you with a potential range of costs you might expect. This assessment involves a breakdown of the development process into stages and technologies.

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    Discovery Team

    It’s important that you as the customer understand the roles required within your team to bring your project to successful completion.

    Tech Lead
    Tech Lead

    Tech Lead translates the business requirements into a technical solution.

    BA
    BA

    The business analyst’s goal is to ensure the end product matches the needs of your business and customers.

    UX Designer
    UX Designer

    The designer crafts the form of the product to match its purpose.

    PM
    PM

    The project manager is responsible for budget, risk, schedule, and contract management. PM ensures that the team has sufficient performance levels.

    You
    You

    You have the final say about the product – including how feedback is incorporated and which features are included.

    Target Audience
    Target Audience

    End users help to foresee and eliminate project risks, including lack of market demand.

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    Benefits of the discovery phase

    Discovery helps to understand the target market on a deeper level to develop products that suit the needs of all stakeholders.

    Eliminate

    Eliminate
    risks

    Product discovery helps organizations deeply understand customers and greatly reduce project risks.

    Reduce

    Reduce
    costs

    The more you understand what your customer needs, the better you can cut effort that won’t deliver value.

    Establish

    Establish
    a roadmap

    You’ll get a full timeline of the project with interim goals, deliverables, and deadlines.

    Discovery Phase


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    Size S

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    The project rough estimation is under 2 months.

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    • From $2000

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    Size m

    Medium

    The project rough estimation is 2-4 months

    • 3 weeks
    • From $4000

    Example:

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    Size L

    Large

    The project rough estimation is > 4 months

    • 1 weeks
    • From $6000

    Example:

    Airbnb Airbnb

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