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Lynda.com is on an online skills development service offering an extensive library of high quality video courses in digital, technology, creative and business skills. The University of Edinburgh has a campus-wide licence, offering staff and students unlimited access to the service via the web and mobile apps.

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
June 2019 AMBER 0.0 days 5.6 days 57.2

An “Encryption of Data at Rest” report was produced by PwC. Within the content, a number of recommendations were made.

The primary recommendation was that the University should continue to progress with the Oracle Advanced Security solution. It was agreed that this supported the intended development of the Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) and that a project should be initiated to progress.

 

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
June 2019 AMBER 60.0 days 19.0 days 38.0

Degrees provided by CMVM are subject to external accreditation, both in the Medical School and the Veterinary School:

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
June 2019 GREEN 42.0 days 24.0 days 8.0

This project is to make a number of enhancements to the existing COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations) application, specifically to the use of the Health Passport  System.

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
June 2019 GREEN 100.0 days 63.0 days 21.0

L-Università ta' Malta - University of Malta (UoM) is joining the UniDesk service as a member.

UniDesk is a shared service hosted by Edinburgh University providing a web-based service management tool for the Education sector.  It is provideded as a SaaS offering and is currently used by 10 other Universities across the UK. It acknowledges industry best practice and is based on TOPdesk Enterprise with Single Sign On (SSO) authentication.

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
May 2019 GREEN 67.0 days 12.0 days 49.6

Project summary:-

This project follows on from the successful conclusion of MVM121 (Reporting of assessment outcomes to external bodies) which delivered an approved recommendation paper identifying an option that all contributors approved.

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
June 2019 GREEN 42.0 days 9.1 days 35.0

**New Direct Admissions Improvements communication site : what we're working on, scope, project team, and release news... 

 

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
June 2019 GREEN 259.0 days 176.0 days 120.0

The business world is awash with buzzwords where many are to do with A.I. and the use of data. It can seem overwhelming at times as we navigate through the noise to find out what is important and what is just a rebranding of last year’s ideas. In the process of either being enthralled or intimated by these trends, we can often lose sight of the fundamental question: “How do I drive business value from this?” and “Where do I start…without spending too much money?”.

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
June 2019 GREEN 0.0 days 0.0 days 0.0

The University will enter UCAS Scottish clearing again for 2019 with places being available to prospective students from Scotland. This year there will be no rUK / A Level Clearing.

Scottish Clearing - 6 August 2019

As in previous years, we will work closely with the admissions staff in USG and the Colleges, and technology experts from ISG to ensure that the clearing process is successful in providing a positive experience and great outcomes for our new students.

Our high level objectives of this project are to:

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
June 2019 GREEN 50.0 days 13.8 days 40.0

The HESA Staff Return is an annual submission of staff data which are required to meet HESA requirements. This project will cover any changes required to either collect the data in Oracle HR & Payroll, submit the data to HESA or produce any supporting BI Suite reports

Current project status

Report Date RAG Budget Effort Completed Effort to complete
July 2019 0.0 days 0.0 days 0.0