Loyola University Chicago

Information Technology Services

conference services enhancements (PSS 563)

 

 

December 2009
Sponsor: Conf. Services (McCuriman) / Project Manager: Adams / Health: 

  • Completed (major upgrade).
  • Next Steps:
    (1) Open new project for the design and implementation of an interface between R25 and Kinetics applications. (2) Requirements sent to vendor for new interface. Target for Jan 2010.

August 2009
Sponsor: Conf. Services (McCuriman) / Project Manager: Adams / Health: 

  • Completed (major upgrade).
  • Next Steps:
    (1) Open new project for the design and implementation of an interface between R25 and Kinetics applications, (2) Meet with clients to define requirements.

May 2009
Sponsor: Conf. Services (McCuriman) / Project Manager: Adams / Health: 

  • Completed (major upgrade).
  • Next Steps:
    (1) Open new project for the design and implementation of an interface between R25 and Kinetics applications, (2) Requirements sent to vendor for new interface. Target for Jan 2010.

March 2009
Sponsor: Conf. Services (McCuriman) / Project Manager: Adams / Health: 

  • Major release in testing; interfaces in R25 pending (may not be needed).
  • Next Steps:
    (1) Complete major release testing.

November 2008
Sponsor: Conf. Services (McCuriman) / Project Manager: Prina / Health:  

  • R25 to Kinetics interface held from production release due to integration issues. ITS researching the issues to ensure reliable uptime in the future.
  • Interface is staged in production in anticipation of release.
  • Next Steps: (1) Start the R25 to Kinetics interface in production.

August 2008
Sponsor: Conf. Services (McGuriman) / Project Manager: Prina / Health: 

  • R25 to Kinetics interface is ready for production release.
  • Next Steps: (1) Production implementation scheduled after the LUC network freeze ends on 9/7.

May 2008
Sponsor: Conf. Services (McGuriman) / Project Manager: Prina (Adams) / Health: 

  • Web Services lacks robust volume capabilities. Cannot handle daily room reservation volume.
  • PSS 563 – Working with CollegeNet and Kinetics brainstorming workarounds.
  • Peter will provide Web Services demo to Larry and Xiomara next week.
  • Next Steps: Try adjusting Web Services XML queries. Have already tried to implement a different XML engine based on CollegeNet’s recommendation.