Parallel Development

Think Tech Works Differently?

You’re Right! Enabling the Modern Workforce By: Lance Vaughn, Founder & CEO, Rails Developer CabForward℠ “Daily commute” has a very different definition to some technology executives and developers. Instead of jumping in a car, crawling on a freeway or tuning into the drive time radio show, we’re more likely to walk down the hall to a home office or collaborate …

Lean Software Development

We employ agile and lean methodologies very aggressively at CabForward℠ to achieve Lean Software Development. This methodology contrasts with the former Waterfall process used initially in software development. With the lean and agile approach, our customers drive our solutions, guiding us as we build their application. We believe in partnering with our customers to build pragmatic solutions that scratch an …

Maintainability – a Rugged Attribute for CabForward℠

We have some outstanding developers here at CabForward℠. Professional software engineers who can think outside the box to develop new approaches to old problems. One of the efforts underway on our team is to create development practices that result in rugged software. Rugged to us means building an application that is more than just a program. It can protect itself …

User Stories

One of the integral results of the CabForward℠ Discovery Process is the development of User Stories, which define the features of a product or application. User stories are written in a short, 3-part format: As a [role] I can [function] so that [reason]. There are no technical or interface details at this level. The next step is for our client …

Discover User Stories

Application development is based on the developer’s understanding of your needs. By providing well vetted User Stories, the intricacies of your application are more easily understood. Often the User Stories developed by the owner are too general, lacking the technical detail needed to define the project, and often have hidden time and materials costs imbedded in them. As a result …

Discovery Sessions

We find that your project runs more smoothly and error free when you take advantage of the CabForward℠ Discovery Process. Most application development efforts result in cost overruns and unexpected costs. This is the result of assuming that the intricacies of an application are understood by the owner, and that the underlying details can be correctly conveyed through too-broadly-defined User …