Work » Redwood Systems
As part of Redwood's agile product team, I help define the UI and UX for data-driven software products powering smarter building management. Negotiating Internet of Things applications involves polling and manipulating many entities. To tackle this challenge, we adopted a principle-driven approach to guide design.
The process below embraces action and continuous improvement to address authentic user needs.
This work focuses on enhancing decision-making by visualizing complex datasets spanning multiple dates, locations, and attributes.
Redesigning Redwood Manager, an all-in-one tool for endpoint setup and maintenance, involved separating functionality by context, use case, and user role. Mapping solutions to multiple views scoped to selected endpoints and related actions prevented unnecessary information and controls from overloading the user.
The examples below include flow diagrams and interactive mockups to better frame pain points and optimize task flows. The resulting app states are modeled on the user's mental state, outlining the happy or key path to completion.