Track State

account history
system status
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Enables users to look at historical status of an activity or document which can aid issue debugging or retrieval of old data.


Guidelines for adapting the Task Flow

  • Determine what entity history is important for users, and why

  • Determine the statuses if any associated with the entity, and the various data points relevant for the history of the entity

  • Consider a timeline graph or other visualization that will help give an overview of history

  • Determine the actions users can take from the history view

  • Give search and filter options, specially on date & time data points for users to easily access the data they are looking for.

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STRUDEL is an effort of the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab Scientific Data (SciData) Division UX team.
The project is generously funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, Liz Vu & Josh Greenberg Program Officers, grants #10074 and #10572