Usability is a hip word today in our society of Information Technology, but what does it really mean? In this report we want to emphasie key words like usability, design, users and their participation in the design process. This thesis involves a human centered way to think in software developing. We have evaluated the usability in a system. The result from our evaluation and the methods we used are described in this thesis. Our contribution is motivated design suggestions.
THE AIM WITH OUR PROJECT
OUR PERSONAL GOAL WITH THE PROJECT
ABB BODY-IN-WHITE AB
The Work process
THE TOPTIER REPORT AND ANALYSE SYSTEM
WHY CHANGE THE SYSTEMS?
WHAT IS USABILITY?
WHY USERS IN THE DESIGN PROCESS?
THE USERS AS PARTICIPATORS
TOPTIER ENTERPRISE UNIFICATION PLATFORM
The Administrator’s Possibilities in the general EUP
The User’s Possibilities in EUP
LEARN THE SYSTEMS
PROCESS OF WRITING
COMMENTS ABOUT THE METHODS
THE NOVICE USERS
THE MIDDLE USERS
THE EXPERT USERS
The Super Users
CONCLUSIONS ABOUT USER CLASSIFICATION
WHAT IS A GOOD SYSTEM?
OUR DESIGN SUGGESTIONS
The Choice Scala in the Toolbar
The Find / Search function
Reflections about Design Suggestions
Author: Martina Holmquist, Ann-Marie Pettersson
Source: Blekinge Institute of Technology
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