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News and Events

Project, service and people news from Applications Division.

Accelerating End User Testing

Do you develop software? Do you carry out End User Testing? Iain Fiddes introduces a new project in a post in the Software Dev Community Blog.

Successful Service Launch of Library Membership Registration

The Library Self Registration Service was successfully delivered on 26th January through the LMP006 project.

Document Management Delivered for IS HR team

The project to implement a document management solution for IS HR has now been completed. There was a requirement to provide a secure, paper-free solution to storing IS HR Personal Records.

Timetable on my phone

Timetable on My Phone
The project has now rolled out the service delivering academic timetables into student calendars (from Timetabling to Office 365) to all students.

Worktribe Upgrade

Plans are now under way to upgrade and enhance the University's research management application - Worktribe.

Buildings Maintenance enters the mobile era

We have successfully completed our migration to the new online Estates Helpdesk and the system is now live.

Stable Services over Christmas and New Year break

PPD Matriculation
IS Applications Production Management have reported that the University systems service availability was excellent over the Christmas and New Year break.

Sound, Camera, Action . . .

Increasing project engagement through video
A project funded by the CIO's Innovation Fund has begun to deliver news stories from IS Applications in video form.

7 things about...Derrick Matheson

Portrait shot of Derrick
The latest in a new series of informal staff profiles. 7 questions: 4 about the person's work life and 3 about them outside work. Get to know the IS Applications team a little better!

Push for leaner energy consumption

A project to determine the strategic direction the Estates Department will need to record energy consumption in the University has just been completed.