Report for December 2018

Report Date
December 2018

 

Report by Muriel Mewissen on behalf of David Perry and Anthony Davie (MVMRes Programme Managers), for Charles ffrench-Constant and Paul McGuire (MVMRes Programme Owners), Sheila Fraser (MVM Portfolio Manager) and Catherine Elliot (MVM Portfolio Owner)

 
Distribution:
  • Institute IT meetings / Service Review meetings.
  • College Research Support Network (RSN) meeting.
  • College Research Committee
  • Excerpts taken into CSG report

 

Section One: Programme Commentary, RAG and Resources Update

Commentary

During December, MVM315: REACH completed successfully and was formally closed on the 21 Dec 2018. The Completion Report is now available to view.

MVM308: Research computing induction continues to report an AMBER status due to delay in planning while the PM is conflicted with other higher priority MVM work (MVM522 MVM Business Process Review for SharePoint Delivery and MVM129 Support for OSCEs in Practique for MBChB):

Two projects remain suspended:

The remaining projects report a GREEN RAG status.

The overall status of the MVMRes programme is GREEN.

Please note that the project RAG status is following the revised guidelines: A one-page summary of the IS RAG status indicators is available on this page.

 

Forward Look - December 2018

 

Section Two: Projects Not Started

Project Programme Manager's Commentary
MVM309 Scientific administration process enhancements To be started in March 2019

 

Section Three: Projects in Progress

 MVM302: Compute and High Performance Compute Strategy - RAG Status: GREEN

Report by Barry Horne

Achievements this period

  • No report provided

MVM305: Flexible Server hosting  - RAG Status: SUSPENDED

Report by Barry Horne

Achievements this period

  • None, project is currently suspended

Issues

  • New PM to be identified

Next Steps

  • Status to be reviewed in January 2019.

MVM308: Research computing induction - RAG Status: AMBER

Report by Paul De'Ath

Achievements this period

  • Milestones adjusted to enable planning activity throughout January
  • PM's time has been limited due to prioritising alternate MVM projects and Christmas break

Issues

  • Limited PM time this month

Next steps

  • Finalise project brief, confirm new milestones, review and update all risks

MVM311: CMVM Data Storage Strategy - RAG Status: GREEN

Report by Geoff Cropley

Achievements this period

  • Project delivery is underway with template produced for Storage Service Strategy

Issues

  • None

Next Steps

  • Commence storage migration service process build

MVM314: SEBI - Data Collection and Modelling - RAG Status: SUSPENDED

Report by Colin Watt

Achievements this period

  • No report provided

MVM315: REACH - RAG Status: BLUE ( CLOSED)

Report by Jamie Thin

Achievements this period

Issues

  • None

Next Steps

  • N/A

 

Section Four: Closed or Withdrawn Projects

Project Info

Project Manager's Commentary
MVM315: REACH

This project was started in July 2017 nd was closed on the 21 December 2018.  The Completion Report is available to view.

MVM306: Network IT improvements

This project was started in April 2017 and was closed on the 28 September 2018. The Completion Report is available to view.

 

Section Five: Programme Meeting Minutes

Date Comments
21 November 2018 Programme Review Monthly Meeting - November 2018
30 October 2018 Programme Review Monthly Meeting - September 2018
27 September 2018 Programme Review Monthly Meeting - August 2018
24 July 2018 Programme Review Monthly Meeting - July 2018
4 July 2018 Programme Review Monthly Meeting - June 2018
23 May 2018 Programme Review Monthly Meeting - May 2018
26 April 2018 Programme Review Monthly Meeting - April 2018
29 March 2018 Programme Review Monthly Meeting - March 2018
8 March 2018 Programme Review Monthly Meeting - February 2018
5 February 2018 Programme Review Monthly Meeting - January 2018

 

 

Programme Info

Documentation

Not available.