IT Newsletter

Fall 2015

Mac McComas and Ron Righter

Going baseline requires change in culture and roles

Moving toward baseline Banner has several benefits for UM, but it means change for functional offices and IT professionals.

Data governance framework

Free the data

A committee led by Dawn Ressel is building a data governance structure with the goal of making reliable data available for decision-making.

Michael DeAngelo

An alternative to hierarchy

Michael DeAngelo, Deputy CIO for the State of Washington, is leading an initiative to implement holacracy in state government. DeAngelo was a keynote speaker last month's SUMMIT Technology Unconference.

Computer lab

Central IT launches software asset management effort

Coordination of software licensing aimed at reducing duplication and saving money.

Voice mail icon

New voice mail, new features

A new voice mail system implemented in October provides web and email access.