Take the content of this page as a brainstorming in progress

Stories about the system

  • As a User of TYPO3, I want widgets to be installable onto the Dashboard Module and onto the Doc Header so that they are permanently accessible
  • As a User of TYPO3, I want widgets that appear automatically to notify me about alerts of the system
  • As a User of TYPO3, I want widgets that could be installed multi-time but configured differently
  • As a User of TYPO3, I want widgets that can be installable on the Frontend
  • As a User of TYPO3, I want widgets that can be installable and runnable on other platform and more particularly on mobile system (iPhone, Android)
  • As a User of TYPO3, I want widgets being able to communicate with my TYPO3 website even if they are installed on other system
  • As a User of TYPO3, I want to be able to group together sets of widget within tabs
  • ...

Stories about the widgets

@see section TYPO3 Personas as a reminder to the different Personas

  • As Klaus & Margarete (Content Editor), I want to have widgets that enables me to quickly insert information.
  • As Robin (Content Manager), I want widgets that give me information about the recent activities of the content
  • As Robin (Content Manager), I want widgets that give me information about workflows (workspaces)
  • As Hermine (User Manager), I want widgets that give me information about Users status
  • As Bill (Marketing Manager), I want widgets that give me information about statistics
  • As Gallus (TYPO3 Integrator), I want to be able to manage a set of widgets
  • As Roger R. (PHP Developer) I want to have guide line and documentation how I can create a new widget
  • As Kaspersky (System Administrator) I want to have widgets reporting information about the health of the system
  • As BE User, I want to have widgets that enables me to handle the cache
  • As BE User, I want to have widgets that enables quick access to certain modules
  • ...

Widget standard

It seems the UWA would meet our requirement according to a first search done by Kay

List of available widgets

This list is related to the Widget User Story

- List of recent updated record
- List of open documents
- Quick insert for "special workflow" (e.g. quick tt_news insert)
- Customizable internal RSS feeds
- Official RSS feeds from typo3.org
- Security Alert from the system (e.g extension to update, weak password detected)
- System health info (load, suggested optimization)
- Logged Users
- "Go to" widget as a shortcut to open up module
- Donate widget
- Clear cache

TYPO3 Personas

Reminder of the different roles we have in TYPO3
http://www.slideshare.net/wrybit/typo3-50-experience-concept (As of slide 55)

slide 56: Klaus & Margarete (Content Editor)
slide 57: Robin (Content Manager)
slide 58: Hermine (User Manager)
slide 59: Sgt. Hartman (Project Manager)
slide 60: Bill (Marketing Manager)
slide 61: Cornelius (HTML Designer)
slide 62: Gallus (TYPO3 Integrator)
slide 63: Roger R. (PHP Developer)
slide 64: Kaspersky (System Administrator)