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More work discussed for #FEMR @ #allcolleges


#NICIS Managers meeting at #CNI. Main topics discussed were #CDR and the standardisation of curriculum definition in #QLS across #Allcolleges


Disaster Recovery #DR advice provided to #BMC based on strategy deployed for #ABW and #QL for #Allcolleges


Validation set 4b submitted. Awaiting results #DEL #Allcolleges


Change made to #FEMR to be tested by #SRC for #allcolleges


Few issues raised with validation set 2 in #CDR. #DEL to confirm next step. #allcolleges


Validation set 3 ran for #CDR. #Allcolleges


This years #Bestawards venue and date announced for #allcolleges @http://tinyurl.com/pnnlpep


Posting industrial relations framework within the Further Education (#FE) sector #allcolleges @http://tinyurl.com/oevalbd


working with #del on updating #rrq download requirements


Working with #nwrc on running #cdr locally @ #allcolleges


Starting work on Validation set 2 for #CDR with view to have completed and signed off by end of week. #Allcolleges


Productive meeting at #DEL about #CDR and the plan to completion.


Change made to #FTE in #allcolleges. This allows 22 to be seen on report. #change CR0102


Notification and released notes of #QLP v3.2 SP10 sent to #Allcolleges. Plan is for #UNIT4 to install in week beginning 10 March 2014


Project plan to completion of #CDR agreed with #BSU Management Group. Includes plan to allow local running of #CDR at #Allcolleges


Dealing with queries in from #DEL on #RRQ


Presentation by #allcolleges on curriculum setup for #MISICT project at #NRC. Objective to establish a common standard and procedure for curriculum definitions.


#CDR review meeting with #DEL in relation to weekend run.


Validation breakdown sent to #allcolleges from #cdr run carried out on Friday evening.


Successful run of #CDR on the 24th Jan. #allcolleges


meeting with #DEL regarding #CDR validation reconciliation.


Produce paper on future support of #CDR and #FLU for consideration by #DEL and #Allcolleges


Respond to query on #FTEs from #NRC. Specification sent to confirm how #FTE report works in advance of #DEL extract on 7 February 2014


Investgation into failure notifications within the repository server. #CDR #Allcolleges


#DEL want a list of DEL employees that are currently set up to receive #CDR outputs.


#CDR set up for #test run this evening. #allcolleges


Request from #DEL to provide code that produces new variable list within #CDR.


Working through #FEMR queries @ #allcolleges


Had a meeting with #unit4 to discuss #CNI Customer Analysis Report July01_13 to Oct31_13 for #allcolleges


Change request 85 completed at #allcolleges


Progression meeting held with representatives from sectoral HR working group on #HRreports #allcolleges


#BestAwards2014 launched ready for applications find out more @http://tinyurl.com/pk87yda #allcolleges #newfeatures


#ChangeRequest 85 submitted to #BSUManagment for agreement. #AllColleges


Meeting with #DEL regarding new variables to be added #CDR.


#RRQupdates completed for November 2013 @ #allcolleges


Request to colleges for their internal process around deceased students. #Allcolleges


Updates to be made to #CDR #Validations based on weekend run. #allcolleges,#DEL


Test run of CDR with Validations in #NWRC for #DEL completed on the 1st of November.


Managed the updated #FLU (and all relevant components) to both #NWRC and #BMC for testing to benefit #allcolleges




Papers created for Thursdays #CDR meeting, showing results from SPSS and Sql #Validations. #allcolleges


#Lync Video Conferencing make available to #allcolleges from #CNI sound/video quality is excellent and the resource also proves useful for cost savings and helps the environment


Request by #DEL to provide start and end dates for academic years in #allcolleges.


#FLU Deployment Testing for #allColleges arranged to be completed by #NWRC and #BMC


Meeting arranged for Thursday the 24th to discuss #CDR validations. #allcolleges


Weekend run of #CDR for academic year 13/14. Run went ok just waiting feed back from #DEL regarding data. #allcolleges


#Flu run completed for 12/13. Few issues regarding validation report but work around put in place #allcolleges and #DEL happy.


First draft sent of Technical Analysis on #absentreporting report for #qlp staff #allcolleges


Attended event hosted by #JANET on the future of the #NIRAN for #allcolleges


First draft in Technical Analysis on #FEMR exceptions report for #qlp staff #allcolleges


Query regarding transferred students and their outcome to be investigated on behalf of #BMC. #allcolleges


Meeting with #DEL and ITAssist around procurement and technology options for #MISOBC


Equality Comission organising a website launch event for students and lecturers find out more @ http://tinyurl.com/nbw2o3p #allcolleges #newfeatures


Attended #CNI organised showcase event highlighting the work of #allcolleges find out more @ http://tinyurl.com/qcy99zd


First draft in Technical Analysis on #FEMR report for #qlp staff #allcolleges


Further progress with #payremit working with #del and #bmc on behalf of #allcolleges Directorate and non-teaching brought to conclusion and now ready to submit for approval to DFP.


Handled query on ##RRQ data regarding on historical records for #DEL


Update meeting with #DEL and Director of #SRC on #MISOBC in advance of new subgroup being established to progress future of #MIS at #allcolleges


#Payremits submitted on behalf of #allcolleges to #DEL for review and onward approval by DFP. #Payremits completed include directorate (2011-12/2012-13), lecturer (2011-12/2012-13) and Non-teaching (2010-11/2011-12/2012-13).


Delivered First draft of #SAP1 report for #qlp to #qlpusergroup @ #allcolleges


Handled query on ##RRQ data within #qls for #DEL


1st of #CDR #Validations recieved. Going to merge and test these with already existing ones. #allcolleges


Good meeting with #DENI regarding teachers #pensions. Final layout to be confirmed before contact made with #JaneSystems . #allcolleges


First draft in Technical Analysis on #SAP1 report for #qlp staff #allcolleges


Doing Technical Analysis on #SAP2 report for #qlp staff #allcolleges


Helping complete #CRM returns for #connected project for #allcolleges


Release notes for #QLP 3.20 SP9 distributed to #Allcolleges. Upgrade due to all sites by 23 September 2013


#Chang request CR0079 agreed by #DEL for #FLU amendments. Change only for suppression of commas from surnames AND fix for #Essentialskills flag. Also to ensure same version is used in #allcolleges and data centre


Collective and successful meeting with #Allcolleges to agree a way forward with the #MISOBC. A preferred option was agreed which should provide an MIS #ICT vision for the next 10-15 years.


Doing Technical Analysis on #SAP1 report for #qlp staff #allcolleges


#Equality Information submitted to #DEL


Meeting arranged to see DENI next week regarding #Pensions. #allcolleges


Validation document created and sent to #allcolleges.


Clarification provided on #BCDR to #SRC to inform #Allcolleges of future requirements for ICT/MIS in the sector


FAQ reference guide produced for #PayRemit completion and distributed to #Allcolleges


#CDR validations distributed to #Allcolleges for development. This will complete phase 2 of the project thus allowing all statistical returns to be made to #DEL from #CDR from 2013-14


Testing #RRQ files for #allcolleges


#CDR #Validation guide to be created for #allcolleges. #DEL


#DEL require infromation regarding the new #Equality fields on #QL


International Literacy Day is fast approaching find out more @ http://tinyurl.com/mj7vy8x #allcolleges #essentialskills


Working on Colleges NI Qualifications and Unit Report for #DEL #allcolleges


#Change CR0082 completed notification sent to #DEL


Review of Apprenticeships - Call for Submissions @ #DEL find out more information @ http://tinyurl.com/pg8mu9a #newfeatures


#Change CR0082 accepted. #CDR changes to be carried out ASAP. #Allcolleges


#change CR0082 submitted to #BSUmanagementGroup for approval. #allcolleges


Attended meeting with #SERC with a view to building a business case for the introduction of #signvideo #sharedservices @ #allcolleges #sldd


High level Report submitted detailing the standardisation of processes for #QLP to enable successful execution of absence monitoring reports for #allcolleges


Non-teaching and Directorate #PayRemit information sought from #Allcolleges for periods 2011-12 and 2012-13.


#PayRemit details for non-teaching staff (2010-11 and 2011-12) submitted to #DEL for review and onward approval by DFP


Secure digital certificates renewed for BT data centre to allow secure access for all #Allcolleges to data centre over #NIRAN


Useful meeting with #DEL relating to #PayRemit - clarification being sought on Deane and Threshold payments for lecturing staff.


Detailed meeting with #DEL and #CDR project group to agree the final list of validations and timescales for phase 2 of the project. #Allcolleges will be involved in assisting with validation development from 9 September 2013


Production of #M-Hance contract summary to inform revised #NICIS contract re-procurement for #AllColleges


Updated #specs submitted to #DEL for approval. #allcolleges


Organised meeting for the sector procurement of Sign Video for the Sector Working Group #allcolleges


#PayRemit details received from #SWC completes the non-teaching data collection for 2010/11 and 2011/12. Submission to #DEL over next couple of days.


Working on a document to analysis #absentreporting for #qlp @ #allcolleges


#CDR #Validation discussion meeting with #NWRC. Taking a look at Validations suggested by #DEL in prepartion for #DEL meeting.


#Change CR81 completed for #allcolleges.


Asked by #DEL to investigate #CDR differnces withing #SERC and #SWC


Approval of #Change CR0081 has been granted, will be added to #allcolleges asap.


Results from #CDR test from the 25th of July have been recieved from #DEL. Anomolies to be looked into. #allcolleges


Check out JP McManus All Ireland Scholarship Scheme Update for #AllColleges @http://tinyurl.com/mthtvzm


Check out Student Life Supplement in the Irish News promoting #AllColleges #newfeatures


Check out Exam results Supplement in the News Letter promoting #AllColleges #newfeatures


Promoting #CNILearningSupportHub for #AllColleges in Belfast Telegraph #newfeatures


Meeting with #DEL to agree best approach for leacturer and Directorate #PayRemits for 10-11, 11-12 and 12-13. Easier #PayRemit template agreed.


Check out Student Life Supplement in the Belfast Telegraph promoting #AllColleges #newfeatures


Check out FE Focus Supplement in the Belfast Telegraph promoting #AllColleges @ http://tinyurl.com/lartuzy


Attended #NICIS re-contract options meeting. Putting #NICIS contract scope with #M-Hance together for #Allcolleges information


Meeting with #DEL on #PayRemit for non-teaching staff 10-11 and 11-12. Some finance queries before submission to DFP


#M-Hance agree to #Lync test with #Allcolleges during August


Update from #DEL on progress on phase 1 of #CDR


Confirmation from #NIRAN of continued support to #Allcolleges. Support in future will be from #JANET


Advised of #JANET briefing for #Allcolleges on 18 October 2013 at Stranmillis College


Scheduled run of #CDR. #AllColleges


Request from #DEL for information on College Ref.


Glad to be back at work to support #Allcolleges and #DEL


Request for meeting with #DENI regarding changes to college submissions. #Allcolleges


#Change 80 completed. #DEL notified


List of differnces from last #CDR to be investigated. #DEL. #AllColleges


#CDR meeting to analyse results from previous run. #AllColleges


#Change 80 to be submitted to #BSUManagment fro agreement. # DEL. #AllColleges


Meeting in #DEL to show progress on #DELManual. #AllColleges


#CDR review from run the took place in May. Agreement to run again to see if issues/discrepancies have been reduced. #AllColleges.


Request from #DELto investigate the current log shipping process and report back. #AllColleges


#Change 100 completed. #DEL notified


#PensionsWorkingGroup invited #JaneSystems over to dicuss the best use of the system and to ask for issues to be looked and with possibilty of enhancement. Main ares of discussion where RTI, Employee Ref. #AllColleges


#Change 100 submitted to #BSUManagment fro agreement. # DEL. #AllColleges


Correspondance with #DENI regarding new requirements from #Allcolleges. Information proved and meeting to be scheduled.


Meeting with #DEL regarding the handover of the #CDR project to myself. Ongoing issues and to do's where dicussed and also where we were sitting with regards to completion of phase 1. #AllColleges


#Handover of Ronans workload. #AllColleges


Helping to host #BestAwards #AllColleges


Final prepartiond for #Bestawards #AllColleges


Meeting in Armagh City Hotel regarding finishing touches for #BestAwards #AllColleges


Meeting to discuss and make list of things to do for #BestAwards #AllColleges


asked by local business to source information that would help them gain an apprentice from one of the 6 colleges for a year. #AllColleges


Meeting in #DEL to show progress on #DELManual


Succesful meeting with #DEL regarding document management and guidance. Project will commence the week of the 29th of April.


#DEL meeting regarding ongoing work and up and coming work. Mainly centered around the progression of the #DELmanual.


Marketing budget returns sent to #DEL on behalf of all Colleges #NRC #SERC #NWRC #SRC #SWC and #BMC


VQ DAY: Celebrating Vocational Achievement – Wednesday 5 June 2013 announced find out more at http://tinyurl.com/cxlnm3m #DEL


Change request CR0078 for amendments to the #CDR output has been implemented and tested. #DEL #BMC #NRC #NWRC #SERC #SRC #SWC


Met with #DEL and #NWRC regarding recent updates and testing of #CDR. Results are positive and we rapidly progressing to phase 1 sign off.


Held a workshop with the #MarketingWorkingGroup on providing draft budget returns to #DEL with planned delivery on the 15th of April for #NRC #SERC #NWRC #SRC #SWC and #BMC


Went through a number of detailed options with #Ofqual based on #rrqreqdoc to fix problems with #rrqupdates around the topic of #RRQ for #NRC #SWC #SRC #NWRC #BMC #SERC #DEL


Meeting with #DEL to review #CDR and use of end dates going forward. Continuing testing and consolidation against individual returns. Positive results so far.


See the current #FoundationDegree promotion campaign supported by the Foundation Degree Stakeholders group at http://tinyurl.com/c865cmq #NWRC #NRC #BMC #SERC #SWC #SRC #DEL #UU #QUB #OU #NewFeatures


Investigating end dates in #EssentialSkills for #DEL as part of the #CDR project.


Attended the Foundation Degree Stakeholders meeting @ #NWRC yesterday. Positive reviews from current promotion campaign #FoundationDegree #DEL #HE #FE


Attended a meeting with #DEL and #Ofqual on new #rrqreqdoc to fix problems with #rrqupdates around the topic of #RRQ for #NRC #SWC #SRC #NWRC #BMC #SERC #DEL


#DEL are offering 20 opportunities to unemployed young people to gain valuable skills and experience in the ICT sector. Find out more at http://tinyurl.com/cgchxek #newfeatures


#CDR review meeting today with #DEL and #NICISswg Chairperson. Agreed to collate all current return specifications and review for consistency over next 2 weeks. Further review meeting at that stage.


Read all about the launch of the #CNILearningSupportHub @ http://tinyurl.com/cf97mag promoting Learning support @ #BMC #NRC #NWRC #SERC #SRC #SWC #DEL #NewFeatures


Initial responses from #DEL on #CDR testing indicate positive looking results #BMC #NRC #NWRC #SERC #SRC #SWC


Meeting with #DEL and #NICISswg representative to discuss next steps with #CDR before review meeting on 19 February. Need to include #FTE details and other flags to enable more effective use of return.


#FELSspec draft updated and sent to the #DEL for approval


Review of #DEL comments in relation to the #MISOBC


Submission of non-lecturing staff #PayRemit for 2010/11 and 11/12 to #DEL following review


Agree with #DEL and #BSUgroup that #CDR cannot use current method of withdawn identifiaction used in #FLU at present


#FESRspec first draft sent to the #DEL for approval


#FESRspec first draft sent to the #DEL for approval


#DEL meeting to discuss arrangements for potential #GovernorsCouncil conference


Arrange #CDR phase 1 project review meeting with #DEL - to take place on 19 February 2013


Advise #DEL and #BSUgroup of #FLU retention analysis - proves actual hours are more accurate. Non-FLU enrols however do not calcualtion actual hours


Meeting with members of #DEL to process #CNILearningSupportHub


Meeting with #DEL about sectoral technologies including #VDI


#Del meeting to review 2010/11 and 11/12 #PayRemit for non-lecturing staff


Meeting with members of #DEL to process #CNILearningSupportHub


#FELSspec draft updated and sent to the #DEL for approval


#FELSspec draft updated and sent to the #DEL for approval


#FELSspec first draft sent to the #DEL for approval


#FELSspec first draft sent to the #DEL for approval


Attended Foundtion Degree Stakeholders Meeting at #DEL representing #CNI


#RRQReqdoc sent to #DEL to progress with #OFQUAL


#RRQReqdoc sent to #DEL to progress with #OFQUAL


Meet #DEL to review progress with #CDR and plot next steps


#CDR testing with #DEL going well


#CDR testing with #DEL going well


Meeting with #DEL on new #RRQReqdoc so fix problems with #RRQupdates around the topic of #RRQ


Meeting with #DEL on new #rrqreqdoc so fix problems with #rrqupdates around the topic of #RRQ


#PayRemit update meeting at #DEL for the 2010/11 and 11/12 non-lecturing paybill