The Web Team Blog

Notes – 5th December

Around a month ago Academic Services asked the web team if we had the capability to stream the winter graduation ceremonies live so we got our thinking caps on bought a new graphics card...

Notes – 21st November

Owing to the occasional week notes going astray these posts shall henceforth be know as notes. Done Dean and Dan attended the T44u conference in Dublin and we got to see version 8. Some...

Weeknotes – 7th November

This week 2 weeks worth of notes also not a lot words but a heck of a lot of work. Done The team have been investigating ways to deliver a more personalised experience when...

Weeknotes – 24th October

Its alive. The new London Campus website has been launched. We have purchased Performance analyser by NCC and are evaluating all hosted websites and implementing fixes to improve the speed and delivery – the...

Weeknotes – 17th October

Sorry no weeknotes last week, so here are 2 weeks worth. In Progress Apache tuning is progressing. We are gradually switching off unused modules and are monitoring any performance changes. A biggie, We will...

Weeknotes – 3rd October

Changes We have  changed our sprints from 2 weeks to 1. The reason being its hard to estimate work for 2 weeks we were constantly adding/removing work from/to the sprint backlog. With 1 week the...

Weeknotes – 26th September

This week Done The new staff home page is now live. It’s the first iteration and as with the Student home page it will soon be dynamic rather than static content. We need to leave...

Weeknotes – 19th September

The holidays are over. We have a full complement of staff = more work can be done. Done The new student homepage as been launched, we are analysing usage and feedback and tweaks will...

Weeknotes – 12th September

The student homepage is being launched on the 16th September. Within are a number of features, some new and some that have had a refresh. Flat design What’s on calendar (new) Computer availability (more...

Weeknotes – 5th September

In Progress The new student and staff home pages will be available late next week. We have been monitoring its usage over the past 2 years what content is accessed, by whom and when...