Usability Evaluation and Management System (USEMAN)

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Homeland Security
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$98,499.00
Award Year:
2010
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
D10PC20046
Agency Tracking Number:
1021042
Solicitation Year:
2010
Solicitation Topic Code:
H-SB010.2-005
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Design Interactive, Inc.
1221 East BROADWAY ST, Ste. 110, OVIEDO, FL, 32765
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
075104708
Principal Investigator:
Roberto Champney
(407) 706-0977
roberto@designinteractive.net
Business Contact:
John Stanney
(407) 706-0977
john@designinteractive.net
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract

This proposal describes the development plan for the USEability Evaluation and Management (USEMAN) system that assists practitioners in the planning, management and execution of different types of usability evaluations by incorporating a variety of tools as well as automatable evaluation capabilities. USEMAN will be a modular and expandable multi-tool system that will integrate tools to assist usability practitioners and incorporate the ability to attach a multitude of optional sensors and data collection attachments.  Under this effort a key innovation will be the development of the automatic data collection and analysis capability which will utilize image processing algorithms and practitioner defined areas-of-interest to assess performance on software, hardware and low fidelity interface prototypes (e.g., paper-based mockups).

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