TechValidate Research on Blueprint

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602 Customers Surveyed

4,370 Data Points Collected

155 Published TechFacts

14 Published Charts

28 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Blueprint Customer Research

Challenges Faced Prior To Adopting Blueprint

What challenges were you experiencing prior to selecting Blueprint?

An inability to coordinate delivery across multiple teams, groups, and departments
58%
Projects that failed to meet the objective defined by business stakeholders
38%
Defects and/or costly late-stage rework
29%
Difficulty in connecting strategy to execution
22%
Difficulty managing regulatory compliance constraints
18%
A slow time to market
18%
Difficulty staying within defined budgets
7%

Blueprint Case Study

Large Enterprise Health Care Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise health care company is based on an August 2017 survey of Blueprint customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The average project delivered using Blueprint products are much more aligned to our business and market needs.”

“Using Blueprint products has increased the automation of previously manual tasks in our development cycle.”

“I can say that the analysts are particularly impressed with traceability, on-line approvals, and reusability.”

Objectives

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Blueprint:

Purchased Blueprint to:

  • Improve the success of product and application launches
  • Increase maturity and agility of planning and requirements processes

Challenges Solved

Blueprint solved the following challenges created by using Version One alone:

  • A lack of having an intuitive, understandable view of products to be delivered that can be reviewed with business stakeholders and large development teams
  • A lack of complete documentation of what has been delivered
  • Overall time and effort required to manually write and coordinate user stories and test cases

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following result with Blueprint:

  • Complete the requirements / user stories of an average project with 21-30% less effort since using Blueprint.

Blueprint Customer Satisfaction Rating

A Risk Analyst at a state & local government would be likely to recommend Blueprint for this reason:

I appreciate the clean UI of the tool, especially how details are hidden until/unless needed.

Blueprint Customer Testimonial

Blueprint is centralizing our requirements to one source of truth and making it easier to collaborate.

IT Systems Analyst, Large Enterprise Hospitality Company

Blueprint Case Study

Educational Institution

Introduction

This case study of a educational institution is based on an August 2017 survey of Blueprint customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The average project delivered using Blueprint products are much more aligned to our business and market needs.”

“Using Blueprint products has increased the automation of previously manual tasks in our development cycle.”

“Blueprint provides superior tracing and impact assessment.”

Objectives

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Blueprint:

Purchased Blueprint to:

  • Increase business visibility into development plans, designs, and progress before the product is released
  • Increase maturity and agility of planning and requirements processes
  • Manage changes required by the business

Challenges Solved

Blueprint solved the following challenges created by using JIRA alone:

  • Overall time and effort required to manually write and coordinate user stories and test cases
  • The difficulty of managing key business imperatives like compliance and non-functional requirements (such as performance, security, usability)

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Blueprint:

  • Completes projects 21-30% faster when using Blueprint.
  • Complete the requirements / user stories of an average project with 11-20% less effort since using Blueprint.

Blueprint Customer Research

What operational challenges were you trying to solve prior to purchasing Blueprint?

Increasing maturity and agility of your planning and requirements processes
73%
Managing changes required by the business
73%
Improve success of product and application launches
59%
Increase business visibility into development plans, designs and progress before the product is released
59%
Keeping ahead of regulatory and compliance issues
41%
Removing bottlenecks at the front end of your development cycle
27%


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About Blueprint

At Blueprint, we believe in the power of alignment. Our company started with a simple idea – make complex software development easier for our customers by helping them align business, compliance and development teams around a common goal. We then turned that idea into a platform that brings meaningful purpose, practical strategies, and collaborative execution together in one unified tool, and have been dedicated to helping teams drive innovation and unlock unrealized value in their development initiatives for over 15 years. By providing features that drive visual collaboration, data unification and agile automation, our platform enables customers to deliver high-value and compliant software product releases faster, at vastly reduced cost and exposure to risk.

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