The Web Team Blog

Weeknotes – 6th June

Quite a few developments this week. Done My Sunderland There is a new lessons log blueprint with My Sunderland which is being used by the Project management office. Assetbank integrations An Assetbank icon is...

Weeknotes – 30th May

What was done We showed a few colleagues across the University how we manage our work using Agile practices – the why, the benefits and tools used. The touch screen gateway kiosk is now...

Weeknotes – 23rd May

What was done AboutUS has been completely redesigned. Hope you like it. The theme is by Alx, with a sprinkling of web team magic. All staff have free access to Confluence (My Sunderland) and...

Confluence and JIRA training

All users of My Sunderland can contact the web team for training and advice. Now in addition to this all staff have free access to Confluence (My Sunderland) and JIRA (Web services) training via Atlassian...

Our workflow

The web team workflow has 18 stages, not necessarily in this order, as we can jump around the stages. All issues do not need to progress through every stage and nor should they. open...

Weeknotes – 16th May

We asked and you came – all 30 of you across a range of faculties and services. The web teams first ever show and tell, and owing to the number of calls and emails...

Weeknotes – 9th May 2014

What’s new The Terminalfour essentials (and a little bit more) workshop show and tell lineup is just about finalised. We will mostly be talking about – Features/tools within terminalfour Best practice Terminalfour publishing Using...

Great oaks from little acorns grow.

How we manage our work

Since October 2011 the web team have been using the tools Confluence (My Sunderland) and JIRA to manage the majority of our workload. When we receive work we class it as an ‘issue‘ –...

Weeknotes – 2nd May 2014

What’s new Last year the web team launched drop in sessions every Wednesday 2pm and 4pm in the Technology Park unit 2 for staff to raise any questions with regards to web development. To...