Accession Number:

ADA482393

Title:

Human Factors Engineering Assessment of the TeamMATE System for Dismounted Embedded Training and Mission Rehearsal

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 2007-Jan 2008

Corporate Author:

ARMY RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD HUMAN RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING DIRECTORATE

Report Date:

2008-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

38.0

Abstract:

The U.S. Army Research Laboratorys Human Research and Engineering Directorate performed a human factors engineering assessment on the TeamMATE Team Mission Assistant-TacticalExercise system, which was developed by the U.S. Army Research, Development, and Engineering Commands Simulation and Training Technology Center in response to the need of a low cost solution to embedded training for the individual Soldier. A heuristicexpert evaluation for usability was performed on the user interface of TeamMATE, and this report provides a detailed description of recommendations for improving the usability of the TeamMATE system interface.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE