FDR and Final Post

Last week the Eight Bit team completed and presented the Final Design Review to our coach Dr. Ann Ramirez and numerous members of the Raytheon Team. The presentation detailed all the work that has been completed over the last year,… Read More

Poster and Promo

The team is finalizing the project with the continued feedback from our liaisons and the Raytheon team. We still have some small changed to make, but with the majority out of the way, we can focus on the submissions needed… Read More

Video Filming and Small Updates

This week mainly focused on the promotional aspect of the project which includes the video and beginning the poster design. For the video each member recorded segments of information, demonstrations, prototype showcasing, etc. which was then all put together into… Read More

Prototype Inspection Day

Last week included out prototype inspection day where we presented our current prototype, test plan, and upcoming roadmap. We received great feedback on what to improve or add. One of the suggestions was include more testing so that our final… Read More

Initial User Testing

This week mainly consisted of meeting with the Raytheon team and letting them see the website and use the website. We wanted to gather as much initial feedback as possible from people who have seen the original design as we… Read More

Homepage Redesign

This week the team decided to take a step back and reevaluate the design of the current homepage. The goal of the design is to simplify the process so that users can easily access the core functionality of the website.… Read More

QRB 2 Week

The team just presented for QRB 2 this past week. We received great feedback on some items that we overlooked and it definitely helped visualize the timeline and what needs to get done. The team is now more confident with… Read More

Knee Deep in Features

With the basic layout and design of the website created, it is time to create the main functionality and features. Last week we deployed a ‘rough draft’ to test backend operations and started development, with that said, we have now… Read More

Beginning Front End Development

From our last post you can see that the backend is complete; this allows us to freely access the data in the database and display in or use it in whatever means is needed for our project. Right now we… Read More

Back End is Up

After QRB 1 we got to work and now have completed the backend functionality. Our database is ready to go with all CRUD operations in place for the front end to use. We decided to use PostgresSQL for the database… Read More