Time to Information Study

PDF vs vPub Smart Manual

Faster access to reference information improves workforce performance

30 individuals participated in a study comparing PDF Manuals and vPub Smart Manuals.

100%

Familiar with PDF

0%

Familiar with vPub Smart Manuals

270 Tasks. 30 People. 6 Minutes 

Completed tasks vs Available tasks

PDF

vPub Smart Manual

Study conducted on the campus of Michigan State University April 5-9, 2018.

Team Progress

PDF vs vPub Smart Manual

Adobe Acrobat Reader/PDF File

LiveClient App/vPub Smart Manual

Completed 4 of 8

50%

100%

Completed 8 of 8

7%

60%

Completed Bonus

0%

40%

Technology Preference

Usability Scores

Acrobat Reader/PDF

LiveClient App/vPub Smart Manual