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CommCare Testing Plan

By | 2019-04-04T23:28:59+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Tools|

Click here for word version CommCare: How to Test Your Mobile Data Collection App! Intro This document outlines a testing plan for [ insert project name ] on the CommCare platform. Each CommCare build should adhere to the following testing plan before deploying live data collection to ensure data quality and that the objectives and purpose of the data collection are met. Mobile Data Collection Lead (This individual is the person actively involved in the building of the application): Each build must have a testing team that consists of a minimum of 2 individuals. At least 1 [...]

Mobile Tech Planning Tools: Procurement

By | 2018-03-28T17:46:59+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Tools|

Overwhelmed by the sheer number of mobile devices on the market? Need help procuring mobile devices? Use this tool (also available in spanish) to have IO help you identify and plan for a mobile technology deployment. Mobile Technology Procurement Checklist Formato de Planificación de Tecnología Móvil

Data Collection: Paper vs. Digital

By | 2018-03-28T17:47:00+00:00 December 8th, 2015|Tools|

How do you decide whether paper or mobile is a better format for your monitoring and evaluation activities? Yes, mobile technology for data collection is great. There is absolutely no denying that fact. There is increasing evidence that digital data collection is faster, often more reliable, and in many cases, more economical than traditional forms. However, one must really understand the pros and cons of mobile data collection, where it excels and, arguably more important, where it falls short. In an effort to help you determine if mobile data collection is for you and your project the good people of J-Pal have [...]