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TechValidate Research on Blueprint

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574 Customers Surveyed

4,202 Data Points Collected

49 Published TechFacts

11 Published Charts

27 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


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

MetLife

Introduction

This case study of MetLife is based on an August 2017 survey of Blueprint customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The average project delivered using Blueprint products is 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 products provide] clear visibility into requirements and traceable approvals.”

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
  • Manage changes required by the business

Challenges Solved

Blueprint solved the following challenges created by using JIRA alone:

  • A lack of 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 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?

Improve success of product and application launches
45%
Increase business visibility into development plans, designs and progress before the product is released
55%
Increasing maturity and agility of your planning and requirements processes
61%
Removing bottlenecks at the front end of your development cycle
33%
Managing changes required by the business
64%
Keeping ahead of regulatory and compliance issues
30%

Blueprint Customer Statistic

29% of surveyed organizations experienced a >65% improvement or more in time to market.

Since adopting Blueprint, 29% of surveyed organizations experienced a >65% improvement or more in time to market.

29%

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
68%
Managing changes required by the business
68%
Improve success of product and application launches
54%
Increase business visibility into development plans, designs and progress before the product is released
52%
Removing bottlenecks at the front end of your development cycle
34%
Keeping ahead of regulatory and compliance issues
25%

Blueprint Case Study

Global 500 Banking Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 banking 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.

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

Challenges

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

  • Purchased Blueprint to:
    • Increase business visibility into development plans, designs, and progress before products are released
    • Increase maturity and agility of planning and requirements processes
    • Remove bottlenecks at the front end of development cycle
    • Manage changes required by the business
    • Stay ahead of regulatory and compliance issues
    • Improved communications and tracking
  • Blueprint solved the following challenges created by the previous tool used:
    • Lack of an intuitive, understandable view of products to be delivered that can be reviewed with business stakeholders and large development teams
    • Lack of a permanent record system of what has been delivered
    • Lack of complete documentation of what has been delivered
    • Difficulty of having business stakeholders understand what is being worked on, and what has been delivered in a sprint
    • Overall time and effort required to manually write and coordinate user stories and test cases
    • The difficulty of tying development and testing efforts back to business objectives

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Blueprint that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses Jira’s agile development tool

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Blueprint:

  • Completed the requirements/user stories on an average project with 31-40% less effort since using Blueprint


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About Blueprint

Blueprint provides industry-leading solutions that accelerate and de-risk the digital transformation of large organizations. Our products – Blueprint Storyteller and Blueprint Regulatory Compliance Manager – resolve many of the time-consuming, costly, and error-prone functions that challenge IT organizations.

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