Software Project Rescue Services
Our application rescue team is readily available for urgent software engineering assistance. With a specialized emergency care department comprising experienced engineers, we are equipped to swiftly address codebase, infrastructure, and deployment tool challenges.
Who We Are
At Cyfrania, we provide the technology that supports our customers' businesses. Having spent two decades in the custom development field, we have aided in the revival and achievement of success in countless failed software projects.
What We Do
Cyfrania provides both consulting and practical assistance to owners of tech projects facing technical challenges.
Our offerings include everything from auditing failed IT projects and consulting on the advanced rescue solutions and ways to cut losses to urgent assistance with critical malfunctions, assisting an existing team, or taking full charge of steering a project out of a crisis.
Expert Project Audit and Crisis Consulting
We analyze an app's performance and source code and provide owners facing issues in a project with expert insights on:
- App quality compared to industry standards
- Urgent and hidden app flaws
- Project recovery strategies considering cost-efficiency and customer objectives
Urgent Help for App Accessibility Repair
We employ a team of senior developers to quickly restore app availability for users by addressing the causes of the malfunction:
- Critical bugs
- Failure of external services used
- Instability due to a shortage of server resources
Legacy Application Revival
Our focus is on averting downtime for legacy apps by methodically fixing problems based on priority:
- Dealing with instability and critical bugs
- Solving data security and regulatory compliance issues
- Upgrading components while fixing UX/UI and functionality shortcomings
Assistance With Rapid App Launch
We help launch your app on time by solving project issues that threaten deadlines:
- Lack of team specialists or technical expertise
- Project management issues and poor planning
- Code quality assurance and control problems
Rescue of Apps with Chronic Technical Issues
We take on failed software development projects that have been struggling with long-standing technical problems and systematically solve them based on customer priorities:
- Quality flaws in source code
- Outdated dependencies and components
- Missing features and UI/UX problems
- Performance issues
What Apps We Deal With
App Types and Components
We excel in IT project rescue services, encompassing a variety of applications and their components:
- Web, mobile, cross-platform, and SaaS apps
- Server-based, cloud-based, on-premise, and hybrid apps
- UI/UX, integrations and databases
Our Domain Expertise
We're skilled in rescuing software across different areas. Here are some examples:
Online banking sites, platforms for investment and trading
Environments for virtual learning, management systems for schools and universities
Platforms for online shopping, directories for suppliers in dropshipping
- Real Estate
Listing websites, valuation tools for properties online
Online systems for patient management, platforms for booking medical appointments
Services for monitoring fleets online, analytical tools for supply chains
Platforms for making travel reservations, sites for recommendations and reviews in travel
Retail e-commerce websites, customer feedback and review sites
Websites for hotel bookings, websites for event management and catering
ERPs, websites for project management and collaboration
Server Setup and Hosting
How We Address Your Risks
As a software project rescue agency, Cyfrania is well-versed in the business consequences arising from poor-quality applications and failed or over-budget custom software projects, offering proven strategies to effectively address them.
Preventing Losing a User Base Due to App Downtime
Cyfrania adopts a special emergency protocol for critical app malfunction rectification and user access restoration:
- A dedicated team of experienced senior developers
- Expedited conferencing process with all major project participants
- Direct and immediate steps
Keeping Away From Expensive Rewrites and Tech Changes
Product owners often fear a new team will rewrite apps extensively. Cyfrania's approach includes:
- Avoiding expensive tech stack updates unless necessary
- Keeping code that works well as it is
- Addressing issues with existing technology first
Cutting Down on Costs for App Revival
When dealing with IT projects that have failed, Cyfrania adopts economical strategies and is adept at smart budgeting. Our approach includes:
- Focusing on primary issues that can be resolved within the existing budget
- Selecting cost-effective solutions
- Regularly assessing expenses to modify our strategy when necessary
Cyfrania has established themselves as an expert software project rescue company. Our dedication in every project include:
- Commitment: Unwavering focus to achieve your objectives
- Honesty: Total transparency and integrity
- Experience: Over two decades in diverse industries
- Quality Code: Durable, efficient, and easy-to-maintain coding
- Lasting Partnerships: Emphasis on enduring partnerships over quick profits
How to Start?
Starting is easy. Complete our contact form, and we'll organize a call. Here's our step-by-step service process.
We engage in conversation with a customer and perform a code review to identify:
- Primary problems in how an app functions
- The root causes of these problems
- Any technological and resource limits in place
Exploration and Proposal
We investigate tech options, evaluate their financial validity, and construct a proposal encompassing:
- Gradual plan for rectifying app defects
- Time limits, inherent risks, investment, and business profits
Strategic and Tactical Planning
Under customer supervision, we undertake:
- Drafting a strategy for rescuing an IT project that has failed
- Setting up milestones and their completion dates
- Setting up weekly task planning
- Providing a system for managing projects, enabling the customer to assign tasks and track progress
We implement the plan incrementally while:
- Constantly informing the customer of progress updates
- Routinely overseeing resource utilization and app performance
- Collecting feedback after each increment
- Amending the plan as situations demand
App Improvement and Maintenance
Having resolved app quality concerns, we concentrate on:
- Expanding features
- Enhancing performance
- Refining user experience
- Providing ongoing support and timely updates
What are characteristics of a software project going to fail?
A project can be considered to have failed if it hinders the attainment of business goals with customer expectations persistently unmet. The app's performance is not as required, and user engagement is low. The project sees continuous deadline breaches, lack of progress, and unresolved defects, even after multiple control efforts.
How many software projects fail?
According to the failed software projects statistics, nearly 14% fail completely, about half face budget overruns, and 40-50% are delayed. Only 32% are reported to be successful, meaning they deliver what was promised to customers. And only 52% pass quality tests after release.
Why do software development projects fail?
Common reasons for software projects failure are limited resources, scope expansion, unattainable expectations, communication issues, risk neglect, inadequate team expertise, and issues in project management.
What are the consequences of an IT project failure?
IT project failures result in financial losses, market entry delays, losing to competitors, difficulties in recovering investments, and reduced employee morale and productivity.
What is software development project rescue?
It involves diagnosing and addressing issues in failing software projects, reformulating strategies, resolving application quality problems, and providing long-term support to ensure project success.
How to rescue failing software projects?
Software project and application rescue entails examining its development, having candid conversations about challenges with all stakeholders and independent advisors, figuring out the core difficulties, reestablishing targets, enhancing resource utilization, concentrating on essential corrective actions, and systematically carrying them out.