Aspects to the Effective Incorporation of Usability Evaluation into Agile Software Development
Usability is an important factor in ensuring development of quality and usable software products. Negligence or failure to address this during software development process will lead to problems in the final product. Although many efforts have been suggested in literature to address the incorporation of usability evaluation into agile software development, there is still no comprehensive approach covers to the implementation of usability evaluations over all stages of software development. This paper proposes framework such as aspects of incorporation usability evaluation into the agile approach to reduce the risks of failure, decrease long-term costs, and increase overall quality, through involving usability evaluation activities alongside with software development activities.
Keywords - Usability, Usability Evaluation, Agile Software Development, Usability Management.