International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering (IJSCE)
The Publication, Training, and Research Administration System (PuTRAS) is an information system developed through in-house development for keeping academician profiles for Universiti Teknologi MARA, Sarawak Campus in Web 2.0 environment. This paper addresses the experiences in the process of acquiring requirement, creating the design through rapid prototyping, implementing the solution, and the evaluation and testing of that solution in read/write Web 2.0 environment. A unique feature in PuTRAS is to allow staff to provide and monitor their own records, which later are validated by authorized users of the system. This feature of PuTRAS has significantly simplified the conventional record keeping process and ensured that important records of the staff are authentic.