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Excellence in Ease of Use with Rich Functionality How Enterprise Software Applications with Rich Functionality Can Be Built to Excel in Ease of Use

  • Abbas Moallem
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4553)

Abstract

In this article, we will review the procedures and techniques used to significantly improve the ease of use of enterprise software applications in the framework of a small company with limited resources. We will present the achievements and lessons learned from applying these techniques to the development process at Tumbleweed Communications, a moderate-sized Silicon Valley company that builds secure messaging applications for enterprises. We will conclude by showing examples of screens before and after implementing our user-centered design approach.

Keywords

UI Design UI Standards Usability User Experience 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Abbas Moallem
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  1. 1.Tumbleweed Communications Corporation, 700 Saginaw Drive, Redwood City, 94063USA

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