Archives: Service News

  • Knowledge Navigator: Summer Quarter 2022 Update

    October 4, 2022

    UW Metadata Manager, Keith A. Van Eaton, from Information Management’s Enterprise Reporting & Analytics team, has added or updated metadata objects in Knowledge Navigator. In their ongoing partnership, the UW’s data domain stewards, subject matter experts, and metadata manager ensure metadata objects are vetted and approved so that UW data users have a common understanding…

  • UWSDBDataStore Reorg on October 22, 2022

    September 30, 2022

    ,UWSDBDataStore Reorg on October 22, 2022 (DRAFT) The student database (SDB) will go through a reorganization on October 22, 2022 which will cause changes in the Enterprise Data Warehouse database, UWSDBDataStore. These changes to the objects will be available in the UWSDBDataStore on October 24, 2022. However, data on the new objects will be available…

  • EWS EVAL Release 13 is Now Available

    September 29, 2022

    Enterprise Web Services (EWS) has just released an update in EVAL for multiple web services in support of UW Finance Transformation (UWFT). For an overview of how EWS is adapting to support UWFT, refer to EWS for Finance Transformation. Monthly Scheduled Releases Updates to EVAL for all EWS services are released on the same monthly schedule. This allows us…

  • Support Available for HRPWS v2 to v3 Transition

    August 31, 2022

    We’re making some big changes to how Human Resource/Payroll (HRP) data is modeled in HRPWS. Current users must take action before HRPWS v2 retires—scheduled for the end of 2022. The purpose of these changes is to better reflect the Workday data structure and create better parity between HRPWS and the EDW. This allows us to more…

  • EWS EVAL Release 12 is now available

    August 25, 2022

    Enterprise Web Services (EWS) has just released an update in EVAL for multiple web services in support of UW Finance Transformation (UWFT). For an overview of how EWS is adapting to support UWFT, refer to EWS for Finance Transformation. Monthly Scheduled Releases Updates to EVAL for all EWS services are released on the same monthly schedule. This allows us…

  • Storage quotas coming to UW Google June 2024

    August 1, 2022

    Users whose UW Google storage currently exceeds 80GB received a version of the following on Tuesday, July 26. What is happening? As initially announced in June 2021, Google is implementing major changes to their Google Workspace for Education product. Among other changes, Google is moving to a shared storage pool. We are sharing this information…

  • UW Finance Cube undergoes redesign

    July 29, 2022

    We’re happy to announce the release of the newly redesigned UW Finance Cube, formerly known as the Financial Activity Cube. Kicked off in August 2021, the project is now completed and ready for use. Developers and testers across UWFT (UW Finance Transformation) and UW-IT ERA (Enterprise Reporting and Analytics) collaborated closely with users to update…

  • EWS EVAL Release 11 is now available

    July 28, 2022

    Enterprise Web Services (EWS) has just released an update in EVAL for multiple web services in support of UW Finance Transformation (UWFT). For an overview of how EWS is adapting to support UWFT, refer to EWS for Finance Transformation. Monthly Scheduled Releases Updates to EVAL for all EWS services are released on the same monthly schedule. This allows us…

  • A consolidated, redesigned BI Portal launched on June 27

    July 20, 2022

    With a new interface and backend code base, UW-IT Information Management’s Enterprise Reporting and Analytics team has concluded over two years of work to consolidate and redesign two separate portals — BI Portal and UW Profiles. The main objectives of consolidating these two portals were to improve the customer experience and reduce the overall cost…

  • Knowledge Navigator Metadata Update Spring Qtr 2022

    July 13, 2022

    UW Metadata Manager, Keith A. Van Eaton, from Information Management’s Enterprise Reporting & Analytics team, has added or updated metadata objects in Knowledge Navigator. In their ongoing partnership, the UW’s data domain stewards, subject matter experts, and metadata manager ensure metadata objects are vetted and approved so that UW data users have a common understanding…