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BSU H4D Final Weekly Update

May 1, 2017 | Megan Lacy

Hi everyone! We have reached the end of our Hacking for Defense class and just completed our final presentation this past Monday. Thank you to everyone that was able to come, especially Darren Halford of H4Di that flew out to see it! For… Read more »

BSU H4D Weekly Update #14

April 18, 2017 | Megan Lacy

Although the text is minimal in this blog post, the steps we have made in the last week have been huge!  Minimum Viable Product Update: We have completed the physical construction of our MVP and are on our way to making a fully… Read more »

BSU H4D Weekly Update #13

April 11, 2017 | Megan Lacy

Hi everyone! This week’s blog post is pretty short, as we’ve been spending most of our time interviewing technical subject matter experts and working on our functional MVP. Minimal Viable Product: We have received all parts and are constructing the final MVP of… Read more »

BSU H4D Weekly Update #12

April 4, 2017 | Megan Lacy

We can’t believe we’re almost done with the semester! We just scheduled our final Lessons Learned Presentation for May 1st so mark your calendars if you’re in Boise! High-Level Summary: Mission Model Canvas: Mission Budget/Cost: Added: – Market Research – MVP Alpha Design… Read more »

BSU H4D Weekly Update #11

March 28, 2017 | Megan Lacy

Hi everyone! We’ve had some interesting interviews since our last blog post and we have made some progress on our prototype. With the end of the semester rapidly approaching, we will be looking to make significant progress in the upcoming month. High-Level Summary:… Read more »

BSU H4D Weekly Update #10

March 14, 2017 | Megan Lacy

This week in Hacking for Defense, we focused on Deployment. Deployment is very important for us to understand if we actually want to get our product in the hands of our users.  High-Level Summary: Mission Model Canvas: Key Partners: – Added “Prime Vendors:… Read more »

BSU H4D Weekly Update #9

March 7, 2017 | Megan Lacy

In this week’s blog post, we’ll be focused on Buy In + Support. As we get closer to ordering parts, we also put an emphasis on finding out more about the process of acquisition of parts High-Level Summary: Mission Model Canvas: Key Partners:… Read more »

BSU H4D Weekly Update #8

February 28, 2017 | Megan Lacy

This week in H4D, we focused on the Mission Achievement section of the MMC.  This section basically outlines what it would take for us to be successful when delivering a product. High-Level Summary: Mission Model Canvas: Mission Achievement/Impact Factors: – Added “Fulfill Science… Read more »

BSU H4D Weekly Update #7

February 21, 2017 | Megan Lacy

This week in the Boise State Hacking 4 Defense program, we emphasized dual-use. Part of the overall goal of the Hacking 4 Defense program is for groups to create products that will thrive in both the commercial and military space. Government contracts often… Read more »