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STEM grant from Education Scotland offered to EDINA to develop CLPL materials for teachers using Noteable to teach computing science and numeracy courses.

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
December 2021 GREEN 0.0 days 0.0 days 0.0

EDINA is being asked to support a crop map, based on satellite imagery, for Cambodia (expanding to Mali, Tanzania, Uganda) in cooperation with NASA.

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
December 2021 GREEN 0.0 days 0.0 days 0.0

As part of the People and Money (P&M) project, two applications which relate to the work done within the Digital Skills section have been delivered in November 2021. The applications are named.

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
December 2022 GREEN 0.0 days 0.0 days 0.0

This project aims to support the University’s learning providers to migrate staff online training courses from Learn to People & Money, and to co-ordinate this change.

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
December 2021 GREEN 0.0 days 0.0 days 0.0

This annual project will upgrade SITS software to the latest supported version 10.3 (was 10.1, completed in Oct 21). This year there will also be a database upgrade to Oracle v19c (was 12.2) as required by the vendor.

Benefits:

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
December 2021 GREEN 210.0 days 64.4 days 175.7

The Deister system supports building key management.  This controls the issue of building master keys and other accountable keys, vehicles etc. The system is supported by Deister Ltd, .  An annual maintenance contract including software support is included in this support. The server operating system was updated to 2012 Windows in July 2021.

The Digital Library Programme has seen improved systems and processes involved in creating and storing digital content; increased amounts of created content result from this improvement. This creates a requirement for Library systems to keep up with this content in terms of storage availability; the quotas that have served us well till now are certain to grow rapidly. Systems affected support Digital Preservation, discovery and workflow.   

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
December 2021 10.0 days 2.0 days 16.0

Research Information Management changes frequently, with changes to Research Excellence Framework, Open Access requirements and increasing demand from Research Funders and our own researchers.

Pure and the service that it offers needs to be kept up to date. This can be achieved by taking the major version releases of Pure each year. Additionally, Pure will only support redundant features for one year following their deprecation. It is vital that the University’s installation of Pure is kept up to date to avoid major step changes.

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
December 2021 GREEN 50.0 days 4.3 days 43.9

This project is for HR and Payroll  Annual Compliance 21/22 to apply annual HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) legislative patches along with any security patches released by Oracle. This project will also cover any additional patches required to meet the universities legislative compliance

 

This project will deliver;

            Any HMRC tax patches issued by Oracle

            Up to date Oracle security patches

 

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
December 2021 RED 30.0 days 16.0 days 44.0

Blackboard Learn (Learn) is the University of Edinburgh’s main virtual learning environment (VLE) and home to over 5000 courses that are being actively taught at any given time – comprising of both undergraduate and postgraduate (online and on-campus). With up to 75,000 logins every day, it provides a home for the learning materials, resources lists, recorded lectures, virtual classrooms, feedback and assessments our students use every day.

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
December 2021 GREEN 200.0 days 2.9 days 155.0