Tom Hirsch, Director
Goals for 2012/13
Fully implement Magic Hour web portal for students and faculty, and begin programming additional web portal applications.
Program the export of transaction type data from Student Accounts and Financial aid systems to RAMA/SQL Server - enabling Web Portal Application to have read-only access to that data.
Extend the Fiber Optic Cabling to more Frat Buildings, and improve network service to the High Rise, all of which go through one pair of fiber cables.
Improve the IT Department Policies and information exposition and accessibility on the MUM web pages.
Begin to upgrade MS-SQL Server software from the 2000 version to the 2008, or 2012 version. This is needed to enable required upgrades to Goldmine (Admissions) and Solomon (General Ledger) software.
Begin Disaster recovery plan, server virtualization and a co-location facility in the Basement area of the Men’s Dome.
Upgrade Helpdesk system to newer Service Desk System and enable its use in multiple departments as recommended in recent Lean project.