CS 683 Emerging Technologies: Embracing Change
Spring Semester, 2001
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Stories must be understandable to the customer
Each story must provide something of value to the customer
Stories should be independent of each other
Stories must be testable
Space Travel Booking Software Stories
Find lowest fare
Present to the customer the ten lowest fares for a particular route
Show available flights
Show possible flights with connections between any two planets
Sort available flights by convenience
When you're showing the flights, sort them by convenience:
Time of journey
Number of changes
Closeness to desired departure and arrival time
Purchase ticket charging to a credit card. Check credit card validity when doing this. Also check broad immigration rules.
Do Customer profile
Keep customer details for quick reference, for example, credit card info, home address, dietary and gravitational needs.
Show all itineraries the customer has in the system
If a customer cancels an itinerary, cancel all flights, hotels, etc.
Print immigration paperwork
Print paperwork required to leave and arrive at a planet - only for the easier planets
Show hotels near a place.
Show hotel availability
Show hotels that are available for the period indicated by the itinerary.
Offer sophisticated hotel search
Allow customer to search for hotels using more than dates and location. This would include facilities, level of service, costs, and recommendations.
Book a hotel
Book a hotel. Charge to credit card and check credit card validity.
Provide hotel/spaceline programs
Show hotels that have joint sales agreements with the spaceline customer is using. Show the prices including the discounts that are available with these programs - only for spacelines that are actively collaborating with us at this stage.
Offer airplane hire
Allow the customer to hire an airplane while he or she is on a planet. Link the dates in from the space flight. Enhance the customer profile to include airplane preferences (insurance, manual versus automatic, etc.)
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