August 31, 2017
August 29, 2017
In recent years, the concept of technical debt has gained attention as a key factor to consider when designing a system, developing code,
or managing a software implementation. This article proposes that a technical-debt management strategy can be a powerful driver of efficiencies and data quality improvements in the data warehouse.
August 28, 2017
August 24, 2017
The latest CSS HR/APS ServiceNow release is live as of August 24! Starting today, Campus will make HR service requests for Staff Recruitment, Staff Extension, Staff Waiver of Recruitment, Staff Mass Hiring, and Classification and Reclassification utilizing new online forms in ServiceNow.
August 17, 2017
August 16, 2017
August 11, 2017
Research IT’s innovative approach to supporting digital humanities was on display in multiple venues at the international Digital Humanities 2017 conference, held from August 8-11, 2017 at McGill University in Montreal.
August 9, 2017
Often by fluke. Six months could pass and someone would casually mention a great resource. For example, the UCCSC listserv, which for a long time was the only way to communicate across locations to a broad group of IT personnel.
August 8, 2017
Ten teams across the University of California won the 2017 Larry L. Sautter Award for using information technology to make university operations more effective and efficient and to better serve faculty, staff, students and patients.
Systemwide Chief Information Officer Tom Andriola announced the winners today (Aug. 8, 2017) at the UC Computing Services Conference in San Diego.
August 2, 2017
Ray Lee of UC Berkeley’s Research IT department is the lead for the CollectionSpace UI rewrite project, code-named “Drydock.” The following piece describes progress in improving record types, template selection, and custom validation functionality in CollectionSpace. This work is funded by a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to LYRASIS, CollectionSpace’s institutional home.
August 1, 2017
Members of the One IT community at UC Berkeley gathered Tuesday, July 18 for the annual IT Summit. Programming throughout the day centered around this year’s theme Lead From Where You Are, with tracks focused on Reimagining IT Strategic Plan strategies and tactics, and offered opportunities for information technology staff to engage with campus IT leadership, network, share their work, and learn about new technology.
July 31, 2017
Google SItes is now available for bConnected users.
July 27, 2017
IT Colleagues and Campus Partners,
The beginning of the semester is a peak period of activity for the campus, which results in increased demand of our services and impacts our IT systems and infrastructure. To provide optimal IT service and systems performance for our campus and minimize potential disruptions, we are implementing our customary IT systems freeze on production changes for UC Berkeley student systems to prepare for the start of fall semester 2017.
July 26, 2017
As both a visiting doctoral candidate at UCLA’s Department of Sociology and a lecturer in the School of Information’s Master of Information and Data Science program (MIDS), Brooks Ambrose needed an efficient way to organize and switch between his different workflows throughout the day.