Report for February 2019

Report Date
February 2019

 

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 February, there was low effort across all the projects.

Two projects remain suspended:

Two projects are awaiting input and feedback from business stakeholders:

Finally, planning remains delayed in MVM308: Research computing induction due to low availability of business stakeholders and PM.

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 - February 2019

 

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

  • Document has been re-drafted with Sheila Fraser.
  • Sent to various stakeholders for review.

Issues

  • Only 20% of my time is spent working for CMVM, which is not exclusive for this project

Next Steps

  • Awaiting feedback to determine next steps.

MVM305: Flexible Server hosting  - RAG Status: SUSPENDED

Report by Barry Horne

Achievements this period

  • None, project is currently suspended

Issues

  • New PM to be recruited

Next Steps

  • Status to be reviewed when new PM in post (March 2019)

MVM308: Research computing induction - RAG Status: AMBER

Report by Paul De'Ath

Achievements this period

  •  Lack of progress due to limited access to stakeholders and low of PM availability this month.  The project will be re-booted once all have met in March.

Issues

  • Limited PM and key stakeholder time this year

Next steps

  • Reboot

  • Agree 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

  • Storage Service Strategy framework completed
  • Storage Application process completed.

Issues

  • None

Next Steps

  • Review Data Policy Management
  • Complete Storage Strategy
  • Close Project

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

Report by Colin Watt

Achievements this period

  • No report provided

 

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
28 February 2019 Programme Review Monthly Meeting - February 2019
29 January 2019 Programme Review Monthly Meeting - January 2019
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

 

 

Programme Info

Documentation

Not available.