Interface Conception & DesignUser Interface EvaluationInterface Development
Publication Management within the MPGMax-Planck-Gesellschaft is driven by three types of users:
From usability interviews data was collected to get a picture about the audience, their abilities experience and work environment.
Example of Data Collected (Pullout only)
|Person||'||Participant 01||Participant 02||Participant 03|
|External Help||ITInformationstechnik Services||ITInformationstechnik Services||ITInformationstechnik Services|
|Noise and distraction||None||None||None|
|Browser||Netscape 7.02, Safari current||FF3||FF3|
|Legathy applications||MS Office Appicarions||MS Office, Citavi||MS Office, Citavi, Mail Client (Thunderbird)|
|Personal Background||Age (Average)||45||25||30|
|Professional Background||Percentage of Work spent with applications||75||50||80|
|Percentage of web applications involved||10||15||30|
|Professional background (Years)||15||1||1|
|Employment context||Employment||Max Planck||Max Planck||Max Planck|
Creation of Virtual Persons
From the collected data three virtual persons were shaped with a set of average attributes. Based on this set and enriched with personal impressions from interviews the social background was added to make the person more vivid.