NICIS Hub Feed http://www.nicis.com Colin Tue, 29 Apr 2014 16:47:28 GMT #NICIS Managers meeting at #CNI. Main topics discussed were #CDR and the standardisation of curriculum definition in #QLS across #Allcolleges Colin Mon, 07 Apr 2014 11:13:46 GMT #Change CR0106 issued to change board #BSUManagementGroup. This is for the removal of selected fields from the #CDR output file. Colin Mon, 07 Apr 2014 11:13:20 GMT #Change CR0105 issued to change board #BSUManagementGroup. This is for the inclusion of postcode related data in the #CDR output file. Colin Mon, 07 Apr 2014 11:12:49 GMT #Change CR0104 issued to change board #BSUManagementGroup. This is for the inclusion of non-QLS variables in the #CDR output file. Colin Mon, 07 Apr 2014 11:12:16 GMT #Change CR0103 issued to change board #BSUManagementGroup. This is for the inclusion of equality fields in the #CDR output file. Brendan Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:22:24 GMT Helped set up #CDR to be run locally @ #SRC Brendan Mon, 03 Mar 2014 15:02:10 GMT Working with #nwrc on running #cdr locally @ #allcolleges Patrice Mon, 03 Mar 2014 12:11:57 GMT Starting work on Validation set 2 for #CDR with view to have completed and signed off by end of week. #Allcolleges Colin Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:47:52 GMT Productive meeting at #DEL about #CDR and the plan to completion. Colin Fri, 14 Feb 2014 13:39:09 GMT Project plan to completion of #CDR agreed with #BSU Management Group. Includes plan to allow local running of #CDR at #Allcolleges Patrice Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:25:09 GMT Query from #BMC regarding #CDR validations Patrice Wed, 29 Jan 2014 14:24:35 GMT #CDR Validation query from #SWC Colin Mon, 27 Jan 2014 16:56:31 GMT #CDR review meeting with #DEL in relation to weekend run. Patrice Mon, 27 Jan 2014 16:42:41 GMT Validation breakdown sent to #allcolleges from #cdr run carried out on Friday evening. Patrice Mon, 27 Jan 2014 16:33:38 GMT Successful run of #CDR on the 24th Jan. #allcolleges Patrice Thu, 16 Jan 2014 14:41:30 GMT meeting with #DEL regarding #CDR validation reconciliation. Patrice Thu, 16 Jan 2014 14:31:39 GMT Request from #NWRC to provide #CDR table script. Colin Thu, 16 Jan 2014 13:40:51 GMT Produce paper on future support of #CDR and #FLU for consideration by #DEL and #Allcolleges Patrice Wed, 15 Jan 2014 13:33:23 GMT Investgation into failure notifications within the repository server. #CDR #Allcolleges Patrice Wed, 15 Jan 2014 11:20:04 GMT Analysing data from Monday evenings #CDR run.#All colleges Patrice Mon, 13 Jan 2014 15:14:57 GMT #DEL want a list of DEL employees that are currently set up to receive #CDR outputs. Patrice Mon, 13 Jan 2014 14:55:39 GMT #CDR set up for #test run this evening. #allcolleges Patrice Wed, 08 Jan 2014 12:37:29 GMT #change CR0087 sent to BSU management group for aproval . #CDR Patrice Thu, 28 Nov 2013 09:42:53 GMT Request from #BMC to provide #CDR run Patrice Thu, 28 Nov 2013 09:42:07 GMT Update continuing to #cdr #Validations Patrice Thu, 28 Nov 2013 09:42:06 GMT Update continuing to #cdr #Validations Patrice Mon, 18 Nov 2013 11:16:47 GMT Request from #SRC to reset password to enable access to #CDR files. Patrice Mon, 18 Nov 2013 11:15:43 GMT #CDR run completed on the 15th November. Patrice Mon, 11 Nov 2013 11:57:32 GMT Request from #BMC to send #CDR files for academic years, 10/11,11/12,12/13,13/14. Patrice Wed, 06 Nov 2013 15:40:32 GMT Updates to be made to #CDR #Validations based on weekend run. #allcolleges,#DEL Patrice Tue, 05 Nov 2013 15:03:33 GMT Creation of Look up tables for #CDR #Validations. #Colleges Patrice Wed, 23 Oct 2013 12:43:06 GMT Papers created for Thursdays #CDR meeting, showing results from SPSS and Sql #Validations. #allcolleges Patrice Mon, 21 Oct 2013 16:52:19 GMT Meeting arranged for Thursday the 24th to discuss #CDR validations. #allcolleges Patrice Mon, 21 Oct 2013 16:05:00 GMT Weekend run of #CDR for academic year 13/14. Run went ok just waiting feed back from #DEL regarding data. #allcolleges Patrice Tue, 08 Oct 2013 10:28:02 GMT Testing of the #CDR with #Validations that took place at the weekend. Patrice Thu, 19 Sep 2013 12:00:48 GMT 1st of #CDR #Validations recieved. Going to merge and test these with already existing ones. #allcolleges Colin Mon, 09 Sep 2013 16:59:56 GMT #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 Patrice Thu, 05 Sep 2013 16:43:45 GMT #CDR #Validation guide to be created for #allcolleges. #DEL Patrice Wed, 04 Sep 2013 10:50:32 GMT #Change CR0082 accepted. #CDR changes to be carried out ASAP. #Allcolleges Colin Thu, 29 Aug 2013 15:24:57 GMT 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 Colin Wed, 28 Aug 2013 13:57:21 GMT Meeting to discuss project plan and way forward with validations to enable #CDR to be used for 2013/14 returns in November. Patrice Wed, 28 Aug 2013 10:10:05 GMT #CDR #Validation discussion meeting with #NWRC. Taking a look at Validations suggested by #DEL in prepartion for #DEL meeting. Patrice Tue, 27 Aug 2013 09:44:27 GMT Asked by #DEL to investigate #CDR differnces withing #SERC and #SWC Patrice Mon, 19 Aug 2013 10:01:47 GMT Results from #CDR test from the 25th of July have been recieved from #DEL. Anomolies to be looked into. #allcolleges Colin Tue, 06 Aug 2013 00:00:00 GMT #BSUGroup meeting at #CNI. Agreed proposal for #Allcollege involvement in #CDR phase 2 developments and #QLP process harmonisation Patrice Wed, 17 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT Testing off #CDR in #NWRC to see if the #FESRrebuild is causing problems Patrice Thu, 11 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT List of differnces from last #CDR to be investigated. #DEL. #AllColleges Patrice Thu, 11 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT #CDR meeting to analyse results from previous run. #AllColleges Patrice Thu, 27 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT #CDR review from run the took place in May. Agreement to run again to see if issues/discrepancies have been reduced. #AllColleges. Patrice Thu, 06 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT Discussion with #BMC #Curriculum with regards to discrepancies being produced from the #CDR Patrice Tue, 28 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT Investigation into discrepancies with #CDR and #NRC data. Patrice Thu, 23 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT 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 Ronan Fri, 29 Mar 2013 11:51:27 GMT Change request CR0078 for amendments to the #CDR output has been implemented and tested. #DEL #BMC #NRC #NWRC #SERC #SRC #SWC Ronan Wed, 20 Mar 2013 10:06:26 GMT Issuing a change request for some improvements and amendments to the #CDR extract....testing on-going, all good so far. Ronan Fri, 01 Mar 2013 10:00:24 GMT Meeting with #DEL to review #CDR and use of end dates going forward. Continuing testing and consolidation against individual returns. Positive results so far. Patrice Thu, 28 Feb 2013 10:07:51 GMT Investigating end dates in #EssentialSkills for #DEL as part of the #CDR project. Ronan Thu, 28 Feb 2013 09:30:02 GMT Testing #CDR variables with #NWRC. Colin Tue, 26 Feb 2013 12:52:00 GMT Distribute #BSUGroup minutes of the 19 February 2013 meeting to all members. Key decisions included #SSRS training for #BSU staff and #NICISswg, college testing of #CDR and launch of 'this #NICIS hub'. Colin Tue, 26 Feb 2013 12:35:21 GMT Gentle reminder to #Mhance for copy of filters applied to the Essential Skills return to further the testing of the #CDR project. Colin Wed, 20 Feb 2013 11:19:51 GMT #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. Ronan Tue, 12 Feb 2013 15:55:55 GMT Initial responses from #DEL on #CDR testing indicate positive looking results #BMC #NRC #NWRC #SERC #SRC #SWC Ronan Tue, 12 Feb 2013 15:54:59 GMT #FLU and #CDR ran successfully from the datacentre for all colleges over the weekend #BMC #NRC #NWRC #SERC #SRC #SWC #DEL Colin Fri, 08 Feb 2013 11:49:37 GMT 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. Ronan Tue, 05 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT #CDR extract changes - colleges to receive output 8th Feb lift #BMC #NRC #NWRC #SERC #SRC #SWC #DEL Colin Tue, 05 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT #ChangeRequest CR0075 to allow #SRC #BMC #SERC #SRC #SWC and #NWRC access to #CDR output file approved Ronan Tue, 05 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT #CDR extract changes - colleges to receive output 8th Feb lift #BMC #NRC #NWRC #SERC #SRC #SWC #DEL Colin Mon, 04 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Agree with #DEL and #BSUgroup that #CDR cannot use current method of withdawn identifiaction used in #FLU at present Colin Mon, 04 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT Cancel #ChangeRequest CR0074 and replace with CR0075 to allow college access to #CDR output only Colin Thu, 31 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Arrange #CDR phase 1 project review meeting with #DEL - to take place on 19 February 2013 Colin Fri, 25 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT #NICISswg agenda items includes #CDR #MISOBC and ideas for sharing ideas and functionality across colleges Colin Wed, 23 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Initial #ChangeRequest CR0074 to allow colleges access to #CDR data files plus add add flags for retention (based on same rule as #FLU Colin Fri, 11 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Attend #BSUGroup meeting where #FLU and #CDR support going forward was discussed along with #MISOBC and current #NICIS contract with #M-Hance Colin Fri, 11 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT #BSUgroup meeting discussing #CDR #MISOBC and #Reporting Strategy Colin Wed, 09 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT Supplier quarterly support meeting with #M-Hance. Discuss #QLP upgrades, #CDR support, #FLU changes for 2013, Support calls made by #SRC #BMC #SERC #SRC #SWC and #NWRC Colin Fri, 07 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT Attend #NICISswg where PWC were inattendance discussing the #MISOBC requirements. Aldo #CDR overview provided Colin Wed, 28 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT Meet #DEL to review progress with #CDR and plot next steps Colin Thu, 22 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT #CDR meeting to review results from recent test Ronan Thu, 22 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT #CDR testing with #DEL going well Ronan Thu, 22 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT #CDR testing with #DEL going well Colin Wed, 07 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT #CDR review meeting with #DEL