Maturing Usability

Quality in Software, Interaction and Value

ISBN: 978-1-84628-940-8 (Print) 978-1-84628-941-5 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXIV

  2. Quality in Software

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-32

      Usability Evaluation of User Interfaces Generated with a Model-Driven Architecture Tool

    3. Chapter

      Pages 33-55

      Software Quality Engineering: The Leverage for Gaining Maturity

    4. Chapter

      Pages 56-74

      Connecting Rigorous System Analysis to Experience-Centered Design

    5. Chapter

      Pages 75-95

      Tailoring Usability into Agile Software Development Projects

    6. Chapter

      Pages 96-119

      Model-Based Evaluation: A New Way to Support Usability Evaluation of Multimodal Interactive Applications

  3. Quality in Interaction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 121-121

    2. Chapter

      Pages 123-143

      Systems Usability — Promoting Core-Task Oriented Work Practices

    3. Chapter

      Pages 144-167

      Usability Work in Professional Website Design: Insights from Practitioners’ Perspectives

    4. Chapter

      Pages 168-196

      Characterizations, Requirements, and Activities of User-Centered Design—the KESSU 2.2 Model

    5. Chapter

      Pages 197-221

      Remote Usability Evaluation: Discussion of a General Framework and Experiences from Research with a Specific Tool

    6. Chapter

      Pages 222-240

      Utility and Experience in the Evolution of Usability

  4. Quality in Value

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 241-241

    2. Chapter

      Pages 243-266

      Usability and Users’ Health Issues in Systems Development — Attitudes and Perspectives

    3. Chapter

      Pages 267-286

      Usability Evaluation as Idea Generation

    4. Chapter

      Pages 287-317

      Putting Value into E-valu-ation

    5. Chapter

      Pages 318-343

      HCI and the Economics of User Experience

    6. Chapter

      Pages 344-378

      The Future of Usability Evaluation: Increasing Impact on Value

    7. Chapter

      Pages 381-424

      A Green Paper on Usability Maturation

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 425-429