Getting Started with MarketBuilder
This packaged service is designed for customers who expect to be self-sufficient in the operation of the MarketBuilder Suite and expect to do much of the customization and analysis themselves. It is designed to help your resources:
- Deploy MarketBuilder with some customization
- Train MarketBuilder users
- Plan and execute their first medium-sized project
- Provide knowledge transfer on all aspects of the deployment and operation of the MarketBuilder Suite for the project
- Establish leading practices for the use of MarketBuilder
For the Getting Started package, Deloitte MarketPoint will provide one of our market valuation specialists full-time and one of our “Black Belt” market valuation specialists half-time during the initial deployment and first project. Our Black Belt specialists are our most senior professionals with years of success using MarketBuilder solutions to help the world's energy companies and agencies reach strategic decisions. They are among the most respected consultants in the industry.
Full-Scale MarketBuilder Deployment
This packaged service can be an extension of the Getting Started package. It is designed to provide a higher level of assistance to augment your resources as needed. It is more suited to customers with one or more of these criteria:
- A first project with a tight deadline and/or a larger project
- Extensive configuration of MarketBuilder and customization of the models and data using client-specific market parameters
- A short-term scarcity of personnel resources
The Deloitte MarketPoint Black Belt and market valuation specialists would be assigned depending on scope, requirements and timeframes.
Certain customers prefer to utilize Deloitte MarketPoint specialists for the complete deployment and follow-on management of the implementation. These service engagements are specific to the customer's requirements and the ongoing services can include:
- Maintaining and updating the MarketBuilder models and data utilizing your proprietary data with direction from your management
- Annual strategic planning using MarketBuilder's fundamental market analysis and price forecasting to facilitate a variety of decisions around creating corporate strategic plans
- Specific projects for critical decisions around portfolio optimization, acquisition and many other applications of MarketBuilder analysis
As used in this document, ‘Deloitte’ means Deloitte LLP (and its subsidiaries). Please see www.deloitte.com/us/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries.