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The latest news from Information Services.

Digital Skills Training launch first SharePoint Course

The Digital Skills and Training team are very pleased to announce that our first SharePoint training course is now live and available for booking through People & Money.

ISG May Reading group

The Reading Group's next meeting will discuss intergenerationalism in the workplace

Digital Wellbeing Event for Staff Day

This Digital Skills and Training event offers a chance to reflect on and improve our digital wellbeing

July 2024 Disaster Recovery Test on EUCLID

Teams across Information Services plan for a successful delivery for the 2024 Disaster Recovery Test on EUCLID.

Central Eventbrite Service brings fantastic opportunities for University events

New Service delivers reduced costs for event organisers and attendees alongside unified support for events community.

Archibus to receive major upgrade

Archibus to be made simpler in new upgrade, making Estates management easier.

Extensions and Special Circumstances Policy to Change

Changes to Exceptional Circumstances systems aim to improve overall marking and moderation experience for students and staff alike.

Get the best with the Wiki Upgrade

To improve security and efficiency, the Central Wiki Service is receiving a major upgrade.

It just keeps getting better: EMC and EventMAP

On 16th April 2024, the Timetabling Team held a demonstration to Events Management Community members of the new EventMAP Booker system.

Why not get involved with the new Committee Management System?

Collaborative meeting
Staff from across the University can now get involved with the new Committee Management System in a number of exciting ways.

One place for all: New central intranet for all ISG information.

A new centralised intranet to make inductions, communications, and finding information for current and new ISG staff easier.

New IS Alerts system improves user experience.

The shift from old technologies to Python has introduced a number of improvements for users of the IS Alerts system.

The future of EUCLID is looking bright

Improvements to the student records system will enhance student and staff experiences over the next three years.

Problematic Payments: Improved Checking of Payments

The second part of automating University finances has been to improve the checking of invalid payments with an exciting new application.

Finance Flows: University Invoice Email Automation

As part of a wider project to make finance processes easier, this project automated incoming emails detailing relevant invoices for the entire University.

Eventbrite partnership brings fantastic new opportunities for the Events Management Community.

In November 2023, ISG negotiated a new partnership with Eventbrite, bringing exciting opportunities for the Events Management Community (EMC).