OCSC Website Final Presentation David East, Justin Mayhew, Amber Stike. Nick West Radford University www.radford.edu/~team08 December 9, 2010
Project Process • Planning Phase- Met with Client and developed idea for the project. • Requirements Phase- Developed a list of requirements for our system, including functional and non-functional. • Design Phase- Decided on what color schemes would be used for the project, along with the overall design of the system • Development and Testing- Developed the project at hand and tested all attributes.
Project at Hand Create an updated website for Radford’s Off Campus Student Council. Resource for students Provides important and relevant information for living off campus.
Clients Expectations • Information about OCSC • A New up-to-date look • More student usage • Features to be Updated / Altered: • Restaurant links and information • “Important Phone Numbers Section” • “Party Safe Party Smart” • Property Management Listing • New Features: • About Us section • Event Section • A list of where RU Express is excepted • Local Movie Theater Listings • A Feedback/Contact Section • Other suggestions from RU Students
Survey of Students How did you hear about the OCSC website? How Often Do You Visit the OCSC Website?
Requirements • Manage Information • Alcohol laws • Entertainment • Restaurants • Utilities • About Us Section • View Information • Login to Word Press
Requirements • Users of the website must have one of the following Internet Browsers: • Firefox • Internet Explorer • Safari • User will also be able to access the OCSC website with a mobile device such as: • Cell Phone • iPad • iPod Touch
Problems Encountered-Risks • People Risks • Client changed requirements, uncooperative teammates, and team members absent • Requirements Risks • Requirements took too much time causing not all to be met. • Problems collecting content before the final project deadline. • Estimation Risks • Underestimating the scope of the project caused a reduction of the project’s functionality.
Problem Solutions-Risks • People Risks • Managed time wisely to allow time for changes to be made • Set Consequences for missing important team functions or being uncooperative • Requirements Risks • Managed time wisely to so we could meet as many requirements as possible. This led to the only one unmet requirement. • Split content collection up between group. • Estimation Risks • Set priorities to what was most important to get finished for the project. We made sure all of the most important features were completed first before moving on.
Unmet Requirements • Twitter Page not linked too. • This is because the OCSC has not currently created a twitter page.
System Preview • Viewing Website. • Entering WordPress to modify a certain page. • Entering WordPress to add a new event. • php.radford.edu/~team08/wordpress
Future Enhancements • Q & A with RU Police/Radford Police Dept. • Video with Dean of Student Affairs • Map of area surrounding campus • A link added to the portal so the site can be more accessible to students.