OFFe PROJECT DESCRIPTION
strategy has been developed on the basis of the project's
goal and aims. An
overall project plan based on this
strategy has been drawn up. This plan can be used for continuously
cross-checking progress against the
project’s actual status.
project will develop e-services mainly for learning and care
systems. These services will have a high degree of usability and be
There are aspects to commercial viability: firstly, each e-service
has such obvious benefits for municipalities that they will be
prepared to invest in them. Secondly, businesses are prepared to
take over the products and further develop them. Thirdly, there is a
gap in the market for a product this high in quality and low in
With the product’s in-built usability, municipalities will get more
out of their investment.
guarantee a high level of usability, the project will be
incorporating the user-centred system design method which, among
other things, means that future users will systematically
participate in the development work.
secure demand for these e-services (commercial viability) an
in-depth trends monitoring operation will be performed. This will in
its turn result in the development of alternative concepts that will
be evaluated by users, purchasers and businesses.
schedule is roughly as follows:
First half of 2005
Alternative concepts for in-demand and commercially viable
e-services mainly for learning and care systems are produced,
manifested and evaluated. A selection is made.
Second half of 2005
The interface and functionality of the selected e-services are being
developed with the methodology of user-centred system design.
First half of 2006
Programming and user tests
Second half of 2006
User tests and commercialisation of e-services
project management team is appointed.
parties’ expectations, resources and visions are established.
Partnership agreement is concluded with the parties involved.
Project office is set up at Sandbacka Park, Sandviken.
project’s communication platform is in place.
Procurements for a basic agreement are completed.
Sub-project managers are appointed.
Although the listing of products, stakeholders and projects in the
market is complete, the continuing work is being monitored on an
Alternative e-concepts for learning and health care/care systems
have been developed.
selection of e-concepts have taken shape.
E-concepts are tested and evaluated.