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Table 1 Timeline for the development and deployment of our solution in the nursing home (14 months trial)

From: Deployment of assistive living technology in a nursing home environment: methods and lessons learned

Timeline Description Activities
Mar 2010 - Mar 2011 Observations, discussions & prototyping Pre-deployment
Apr - June 2011 Prototyping & Demo  
Jul 2011 Application for ethics approval  
Aug 2011 Ethics approval obtained  
Aug - Oct 2011 Initial trial setup and field testing of system  
Oct - Jan 2012 First phase (1 room, 4 months trial) Deployment
Jan - Feb 2012 Analysis, features update & performance tuning +
Feb - May 2012 Second phase (1 room, 4 months trial) Ground truth
May - June 2012 Analysis & questionnaire survey +
June - Nov 2012 Third phase (3 rooms, 6 months trial) Data analysis
Nov - Dec 2012 Analysis & questionnaire survey