Category Archives: Projects and Processes

New travel management partner to support all of Emory

On Monday, April 29, Emory will have a new travel management partner to support all Emory University and Emory Healthcare travel efforts. What you should know The travel agency selection committee, which included several school chief business officers, global and student travel arrangers, evaluated and chose Corporate Travel Management (CTM) as the best travel management partner for Emory. CTM demonstrated the right […]

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Emory Libraries new approach to web development

As the Library Technology and Digital Strategies Team puts the finishing touches on their rollout of Emory Libraries’ new web site, lead web developer Kristian Serrano delivered a presentation at the InfoForum on how the team is taking new approaches to web development. The following are excerpts from his presentation. Employing the Principles of Atomic Design Atomic […]

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Ellis discusses “Culture and Cloud” at the February InfoForum

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“I’ve been thinking about our cloud transformation,” says LITS Deputy CIO John Ellis, presenting to a large audience of Emory Library employees during this week’s InfoForum, “and I wanted to have a discussion with you.” Change is coming The planned transition of Emory from locally-based storage and infrastructure to a cloud-based approach is a significant […]

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CIMP project update

[Ed. note: This article is the first part of a three-part series this week from the LITS Cloud Advisory Group (CAG). The introductory article about the CIMP project can be found here.] For the past several weeks, the project team has been working hard on a pilot program to gain migration and Amazon Web Service […]

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Cloud training is important to IT career growth at Emory

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[Ed. note: Cloud Advisory Group (CAG) update #2.] As cloud services become more prevalent at Emory, many LITS employees may be thinking about how to prepare themselves for this critical shift. AWS has many resources that address various cloud topics and their associated certification exams allow for foundational to professional level. There are even specialty courses for […]

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DevOps workshop was well-attended by LITS IT members

[Ed. note: Cloud Advisory Group (CAG) update #3.] The term “DevOps” has been around for at least ten years and has been defined in many ways. The most common definitions describe DevOps as the practice of development and operations engineers working closely together to provide high-quality, rapid IT service delivery. While this may seem like […]

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Introducing the One Button Studio

Imagine recording a quality HD video at the touch of a single button. Imagine no more! Academic Technology Services (ATS) is happy to present its latest reservable space to facilitate just such a straightforward, self-service recording experience: the One Button Studio. The One Button Studio is a simplified video recording setup that can be used […]

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