The Communication & Collaboration reported that 1,200 more faculty-staff email accounts were migrated to the cloud-based Microsoft Office 365 platform, including employees from the Main Library, History, Chemist
The UI Housing and Dining (UIHD) group is working with the OneIT Web Hosting project team to migrate their existing fleet of Visix-based digital signs to the new Drupal digital signage platform.
The Application Portfolio Team is conducting a two-week survey of campus IT leaders to inventory the university’s software.
The Web Hosting Team reached an agreement for migrating campus websites to Acquia's cloud-based web hosting platform.
The Data Center and Servers audit team has completed the macro audit consisting of 46 server rooms on campus. These audits consisted of collecting approximately 50 data points to help evaluate the services, servers, and support equipment in each server room.
Building upon the charter, the End User Support project team has developed three more detailed sub-project plans, posted at http://oneit.uiowa.edu/projects/end-user-support. Here are some important points regarding the plans.
The Identity and Access Management (IAM) team recently began discussions about automated de-provisioning and provisioning of access controls for select campus door controllers.
Kris Halter, project manager for the Data Center and Server (DCS) project team, reported that the team reached the 50% completion milestone on their macro-audits of campus server rooms and data centers.
The Data Center and Server (DCS) team announced that they have successfully migrated and decommissioned enough servers in the Chemistry data center that they can shut down a 20-ton air chiller—a significant sign of progress in the consolidation of data centers across campus.