What We Do

  eTactix LLC is a consulting firm specializing in a specific type of ware. Many consulting firms specialize in hardware – providing ERP, network and telecom infrastructure planning and implementation. Other firms provide software services – solution architecture, enterprise application development, web sites, mobile apps and platforms. We specialize in the wares between your ears….

UCD Designers and Agile Scrum Developers

Designers working with development teams operating in Agile Scrum should understand the three legs of the Empirical Process Control that underlie its implementation – Transparency, Inspection, Adaptation Transparency Design early and stay ahead: As fast as scrum moves, 2 week or even 1 week sprints, developers and product owners rely on the UI design as…

Information Architecture & User eXperience

We specialize in developing an intuitive and provocative User Experience. With over 15 years of both traditional and software design experience, we’ve designed a wide range of software solutions including: Financial systems Inter/Intra/Extranets eCommerce sites Reporting and Management Dashboards Collaborative Workspaces Truly effective UI design is language agnostic. However our designs have been build on…

Bloating the Timebox

Time boxes are another fundamental aspect of Agile Scrum. They help mark the beginning and end of daily scrums, sprints and releases. They are meant to be constants, making it possible to measure velocity – a product of efficiency over time. Some teams unknowingly alter the time box at the entry (Ready- planning and start…