Discovery Phase for a Software Project

Start your project with a Discovery Phase to significantly reduce project risks and costs in the future

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3 groups of problems a discovery phase can solve

Lack of product vision

No clear idea of the architecture, ill-defined goals, and absent criteria for success.

Unclear processes

Inaccurate estimates of bottom-line costs, implementation time, and necessary resources.

Unperceived risks

Insufficient understanding of risks and dependencies with a high chance of project failure.

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Maria Boyarko, Head of Business Analysis Department
Maria Boyarko

Andersen's expertise in IT project discovery

Project Vision

A high-level Project Vision based on deep business analysis and focused on the minimum viable product and future development priorities.

Requirements Specification

A list of features the solution will offer and identified user needs it will cover to accurately meet and fulfill your business goals.

Architecture Vision

A vision of the future software architecture and its components in order to ensure high performance, operational stability, and advanced features.

Work and Cost Estimate

Estimated price and pre-planned works needed to carry out your software development project on the basis of the vision, scope, and functionalities.

Accurate Project Roadmap

A roadmap with deadlines, deliverables, and a resource allocation plan to ensure timely releases and the best possible development outcomes.

Risk Assessment

Identification of likely risk factors, obstacles, and other potential issues that may make the resulting product either outdated or unstable.

Sample documents generated during the Discovery phase

Below you can find a selection of valuable documents created by Andersen's team during the Discovery phase to greatly facilitate and add value to the development stage.

Vision & Scope

A Vision & Scope document specifies the overall IT project goals matching your business needs and the way to attain these goals.

Design Concept

This is a description of what the look and feel of the envisioned IT solution will be, including screens, images, sketches, and comments.

Architecture Vision

This document shows how the IT solution will function in its environment, including storage, dataflows, connections, integrations, etc.

Andersen's discovery phase experts

In order to carry out a productive Project Discovery Phase, get in touch with Andersen and select CVs to start.

Real-time project map

Learn more about the ongoing Project Discovery Phases carried out by Andersen.

Project portfolio


Expert custom solutions with over 1,000 projects delivered

The Project Discovery Phase is critical if you want to carry out a truly successful IT project. Andersen's expert team is always ready to provide you with the best possible deliverables in this context.



We are proud of the great projects Andersen has taken part in. Here is what our customers say about our expertise in Discovery Phase.

Contact us for a free consultation on Discovery Phase

Need a hand with your project discovery phase? Fill out the form below to receive a free consultation and find out how Andersen can help your business grow.

What happens next?

An expert contacts you shortly after having analyzed your business requirements;

When required by you, we sign an NDA to ensure the highest privacy level;

A Pre-Sales Manager submits a comprehensive project proposal. It may include estimates, timelines, lists of CVs, etc., for a particular situation;

The team assembled for your IT project can start delivering within ten business days.