Category Archives: Projects and Processes

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 […]

Posted in Projects and Processes | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Cloud training is important to IT career growth at Emory

Photo of a highlighter marker on paper

[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 […]

Posted in Projects and Processes | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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 […]

Posted in Projects and Processes | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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 […]

Posted in Projects and Processes | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Cloud Infrastructure Migration Planning update – December 2018

Welcome to the Cloud Infrastructure Migration Planning (CIMP) update, provided by the Cloud Advisory Group (CAG). The mission of the CAG is to facilitate the adoption of cloud computing across LITS for the purpose of migrating Emory’s on-premises data center infrastructure to Amazon Web Service (AWS). The goal of this monthly article is to provide […]

Posted in Projects and Processes | Tagged , | Leave a comment

London calling: the ITSMO Team to upgrade ServiceNow tonight

Illustration of London skyline

Tonight, December 7, ServiceNow will be upgraded to the latest release, named London. ServiceNow releases are named after cities from around the globe. Our current version is Jakarta, and we will be skipping over the K release (Kingston) in order to move to the most current version supported by ServiceNow. In the last few years, […]

Posted in Projects and Processes | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Emory Libraries now has a Wikipedian in Residence

Emory Libraries has selected Caroline Scheving (pronounced SKAY-ving) as Emory’s first ever Wikipedian in Residence. Caroline, an art history major with an English minor, doesn’t actually reside in the library (although she might argue that she does because of her coursework). As Wikipedian in Residence, her job is to improve and enhance Wikipedia by using Emory Libraries’ unique […]

Posted in Projects and Processes | Tagged | Leave a comment