FastFrame, Templates for Prototyping Software Apps

12th June 2024

Lead institution:

University of Oxford

Charlotte Rowan

Funded Project:

The aim of the FastFrame project is to allow innovation offices to provide better support for academics that are creating innovative apps e.g. a data dashboard, a training app or an interactive journey. Many university researchers typically do not have the expertise required to create these apps, and often use external software development agencies, who take the academics through an agile development process. We explored whether we can bring the first few steps of this process in-house by creating a set of easy-to-use templates for prototyping a software innovation. The main mission of the project was to allow university innovators to test and create apps faster and cheaper.

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