How we work

 

Our DtK (data to knowledge) methodology © is based on a consulting approach: we support our customers in every phase useful to identify and implement paths to make business processes more efficient, manageable and automatable.

 

  • Definition

    Step 1

    • Identification of the area of intervention
    • Definition of the work team
    • Executive sponsorship 
  • Exploration

    Step 2

    Elif Lab + client’s team

     

    Feasibility assessment (go/no go) with respect to:

     

    Required available data (internal and possible external sources), process analysis, functional requirements

     

    Feasibility assessment report (macro indication of duration, contents and costs)

  • Formalization

    Step 3

    Detailed project formalization with punctual indication of timing, contents and costs

    Acceptance and project kick-off

  • Composition

    Step 4

    Process design

     

    Internal and external data retrieving

     

    Data subset analysis through Elif Lab’s proprietary algorithmic suite Kymos ©

     

    Strategic assessment of the findings emerging from the data analysis

     

    Data quality and completeness assessment with feedback integration

  • Structuring

    Step 5

    Application development on full dataset through composition and integration of the algorithms of Elif Lab’s proprietary suite Kymos ©

     

    Integration with client’s data streams and systems

     

    Application configuration according to technical specifications

     

    Intermediate releases of the application (AGILE methodology)

  • Validation

    Step 6

    System testing

     

    User testing

     

    Technical documentation editing 

  • Release

    Step 7

    Final release of the application

     

    Detailed report on the process

     

    Report on the dataset analysis

     

    Training on the software

A continuous relationship:

 

We support our customers in the maintenance of the application.

 

We carry out on-demand and periodic analyses of the process implemented and its results.