Chapter 10. Evaluation and Deployment

  1. Mordechai (Muki) Haklay Senior Lecturer
  1. Stephanie Larissa Marsh PhD Consultant1 and
  2. Mordechai (Muki) Haklay Senior Lecturer2

Published Online: 31 MAY 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470689813.ch10

Interacting with Geospatial Technologies

Interacting with Geospatial Technologies

How to Cite

Larissa Marsh, S. and Haklay, M. (2010) Evaluation and Deployment, in Interacting with Geospatial Technologies (ed M. (. Haklay), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470689813.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering, University College London, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    City University, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering, University College London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 MAY 2010
  2. Published Print: 19 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470998243

Online ISBN: 9780470689813

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Keywords:

  • user-centred design process and evaluation;
  • evaluation options - from usability laboratory to guerrilla usability;
  • product evaluation - integrated into design process;
  • usability engineering and cost justifying usability - economic and operational justification of integrating usability within development process;
  • most commonly used HCI methodologies;
  • Convergent Method Paradigm - multiple methods providing evidence toward application's usability;
  • usability testing - testing user performance in terms of errors and task completion times;
  • heuristic or guidelines-based expert evaluation - usability experts separately evaluating user interface design;
  • data collection techniques;
  • methodological consideration of usability techniques

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Evaluation options – from usability laboratory to guerrilla usability

  • Evaluation techniques

  • Methodological consideration of usability techniques

  • Summary

  • Further reading

  • Revision questions