A group usability review that includes stakeholders, designers, developers, domain experts, and end users. Sessions involve walking through key tasks or screens, and are moderated by a lead reviewer, recorder, time keeper, and continuity inspector.
Because many points of view are represented, collaborative inspections can be more thorough and efficient than expert reviews. Collaborative sessions also allow for discussions between stakeholders that might reveal deeper insights.
Posted in on March 18, 2009