Council on Academic Computing
STUDENT DATA WAREHOUSE PROJECT
Services and Systems Development (CSSD) presented an overview of the Student
Data Warehouse Project. Access to the different sources of data on students
currently is limited because access to different databases is not well
coordinated. Data for each unit or department still resides primarily on
separate databases. The Data Warehouse will function as an easily accessible,
yet secure, central repository of student information. As a centralized store
of information, it will permit users to access the information they need. The
Data Warehouse was developed in conjunction with the Office of the Registrar,
Student Financial Services, the Office of Admissions and Aid, and the Faculty
The subcommittee will begin work with CSSD on the portal.
The subcommittee reviewed information on faculty training at the regional campuses and discussed faculty use of renovated classrooms.
Future of Academic Computing
The subcommittee will begin work on its proposal to IBM.
High Performance Computing Initiative
The subcommittee discussed how the RFP for the Initiative could be improved.
Several other issues were addressed: