Service News Category: Enterprise Data Services

  • BI Portal New Release: Notify Course Section Demand by Student Major

    October 28, 2021

    Available Now: New Dashboard Helps You Help Students The Notify Course Section Demand by Student Major dashboard is now available on the BI Portal. Built through the collaboration of the Report Prioritization Group (RPG), the Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) team, and the Enterprise Reporting Analytics (ERA) team, this new Tableau visualization is where student advisers…

  • Coming December 1: Tableau License Fee Change

    October 26, 2021

    UW-IT’s current licensing fees for Tableau Desktop have not changed since 2013. Over the course of the last eight years, Tableau’s additional offerings and subscription-based model have made it necessary for UW-IT to apply an increase to this service. The fees listed below will become effective on December 1, 2021. What’s changing? Tableau Desktop License…

  • UWSDBDataStore Reorg on October 23, 2021

    October 12, 2021

    The student database (SDB) will go through a reorganization on October 23, 2021 which will cause changes in the Enterprise Data Warehouse database, UWSDBDataStore. These changes to the objects will be available in the UWSDBDataStore on October 25, 2021. However, data on the new objects will be available as soon as the Data Custodians submit…

  • FWS v2 EVAL Release 4 is now available

    September 30, 2021

    Enterprise Web Services has just released an update for FWS v4 EVAL to support UW Finance Transformation. Change Summary: Several new resources and fields have been added. See FWS v2 R4 Release Notes for details. Some sub resources were deprecated that have introduced breaking changes. Minor bug fixes. See our FWS v2 R4 Release Notes for…

  • Infrastructure Upgrade and Access Change for Added Data Security

    September 29, 2021

    The Business Intelligence (BI) team in UW-IT Enterprise Reporting and Analytics (ERA) is completing an infrastructure upgrade. If you use reports available through BI Portal or if you partner with our team to support data tools on the BI Portal, you need to know about some of the changes we’ve made and how they may…

  • IdCardWS Release: New Response Codes added to Card Endpoint

    September 27, 2021

    Update (10/20/2021): IdCardWS updates to add new Response Codes are now in production. We are introducing new response codes to the Card Endpoint in IDCardWS. The following is an overview of these changes: Response Code Description Notes 403 Forbidden ID Card is not eligible for requested use 400 Bad Request Request contains unrecognized characters For…

  • Release: BI Cubes Infrastructure Upgrade Saves you Time and Frustration!

    September 22, 2021

    UPDATE: The Business Intelligence (BI) team in UW-IT Enterprise Reporting and Analytics (ERA) has completed our cubes infrastructure upgrade. Here is what you need to know: Now when you connect to “cubes.uw.edu” you can access the following cubes: Financial Activity 2007-2021 ResearchAdminData UW Spend UW Admissions BI Usage We will be retiring our old cubes…

  • UW Spend Cube Now Available

    July 14, 2021

    The UW Spend cube is now available. This story will prepare you to connect to and analyze UW Spend data! Jump to a section to learn more: What is the UW Spend Cube? Who should use it? How to connect to the UW Spend Cube How to learn more What is the UW Spend Cube?…

  • FWS v2 Release 3 is now available

    July 1, 2021

    Enterprise Web Services has just released an update for FWS v2 EVAL to support UW Finance Transformation. Change Summary: Several new resources and fields have been added. See FWS v2 R3 Release Notes for details. A new ability to search for specific Cost Centers based upon Cost Center Code. Object Class now has a new structure…

  • RPG Release: Student Grade Reports – Missing “W” Grades Bug Resolved

    June 29, 2021

    The Report Prioritization Group (RPG) just released bug fixes on these BI Portal reports: Student Grade Report by Curriculum, Course and Section Student Grade Report by Major In this news story we provide a summary of the changes. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to write help@uw.edu and put “BI Portal Report Question:…