IT Research Support presented at the annual BCNET and IT4BC conferences this year. The BCNET 2011 conference was held in Vancouver May 3 -4 and IT4BC 2011, hosted by HEITBC, took place in Richmond June 9 - 10. The following is a brief summary of the presentations made by UBC Okanagan IT Research Support. We must [...]Read more
Around 9:00pm on May 30, 2011 the UBC Okanagan Redmine project management software was upgraded from version 1.1.2 to version 1.2.0. The upgrade did require one restart of the web server that may have impacted other services at the same time.
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Enterprise Feedback Management (EFM) is a Canadian-hosted survey solution complying with the BC Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. This enterprise-level survey tool is web-based and is a comparable alternative to the US-based Survey Monkey. The survey tool has advanced features such as question branching, cross-tabulation, real-time results sharing, and results filtering. For [...]Read more
The archives of all the WestGrid seminars from the Spring 2011 series are now available at: http://www.westgrid.ca/support/training/archives/westgrid_spring_2011 The archived talks are: March 9 | Patrick O’Leary, Director of Operations for WestGrid Meet and greet with the new Director of Operations March 23 | Raymond Spiteri, Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Saskatchewan Stiffness analysis [...]Read more
The WestGrid Seminar series continues on April 6th with a session by Masao Fujinaga, Academic Information and Communications Technology, University of Alberta. Session Details: Date: April 6th, 2011 Time: 12:00pm Pacific Time Location: FIP337 Speaker: Masao Fujinaga, Analyst, Academic Information and Communications Technology, University of Alberta Title: Using MATLAB on WestGrid equipment Abstract: WestGrid has [...]Read more