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Investigating the Uptake of Educational Systems by Academics using the Technology to Performance Chain Model

A paper has been accepted recently for publication in the journal Library Hi Tech of Emerald. The paperĀ  assesses the acceptance and utilization of university lecturers for an online educational system using the technology-to-performance chain model. The evaluation process is conducted via an online survey which is administered to 180 university staff ...Read More

Evaluation Methods for E-Learning Applications in Terms of User Satisfaction and Interface Usability

Full chapter : The use of online technology has become ubiquitous and integral part of our daily life from education to entertainment. Because of the ubiquity of e-learning and vital influence for engineering the educational process, it is no surprise that many research studies are conducted to explore different aspects covering ...Read More

Exploring user satisfaction for e-learning systems via usage-based metrics and system usability scale analysis

Full paper : The use of e-learning technology is incontestably recognized as an important and integral part of the educational process. Considerable research studies are carried out in order to apprehend how effective and usable e-learning systems. In this paper, an empirical-based study is conducted to explore how lecturers interact with ...Read More

Automating the Evaluation of Usability Remotely for Web Applications via a Model-Based Approach

Usability for software systems has emerged as an integral part of the continuous commercial success of IT companies. This is partly due to the vital need to satisfy customers’ goals for systems becoming pervasive and ubiquitous within our daily life. In this research study, we have explored the use of task models ...Read More

Mockup-based Navigational Diagram for the Development of Interactive Web Applications

The web industry has evolved very rapidly since its beginning from read-only static content to fully interactive applications. As opposed to traditional software applications, the development of a web application is a challenging and complex task involving many phases with different type of stakeholders. In fact, the majority of web applications do ...Read More