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Plenty of software shops can build a product. But, are they building you the right product? Before jumping into Develop & Deliver, we’re focused on Define & Design.
“Absorb what is useful, reject what is useless, add what is essentially your own.” - Bruce Lee You wouldn’t expect a martial arts expert’s musings to apply to business strategy so perfectly, and yet here we are. When Umbrage was formed, our team was a group of experienced industry professionals who had already absorbed what was useful to us and rejected what was useless – office politics, quantity over quality and gatekeeping from clients. All that was left was to add what was essentially “us”
In the oil and gas services industry, technological change moves slowly. Operations are huge, sprawling and inherently interconnected. For all of these reasons, any sort of changes – no matter if the changes will ultimately improve processes or output – rarely happen before it’s absolutely necessary. This mostly comes down to practicality and costs. In the field of completions, most companies completely lacked visibility into most of their day-to-day operations because the fracking revolution
It starts with a relationship. No matter the problem, the solution we’re building or the product we're reworking, we put our working relationship with our clients front and center in every interaction. It’s a crucial part in how we’ve continued to win contracts, even against odds. In the case of our client, CPAP.com, centering the working relationship allowed us to leverage the best of our experience to launch their new website and instill more agile, product-minded processes. As the leadin