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University Modernisation Fund- Shared Services and the Cloud


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A 10-minute lightning talk by Rachel Bruce at the Eduserv Symposium 2011 - Virtualisation and the Cloud.

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University Modernisation Fund- Shared Services and the Cloud

  1. 1. Presenter or main title… Session Title or subtitle… 12 May 2011, Eduserv Symposium University Modernisation Fund- Shared Services and the Cloud Rachel Bruce, Innovation Director, Digital Infrastructure, JISC
  2. 2. Picture: Kevin Dooley, CC, Attribution 2.0 generic. £12.5m programme part of HEFCE University Modernisation Fund Aims to help universities deliver efficiencies through the development of shared services A) £10m in cloud computing shared IT infrastructure, virtual servers, storage, data management apps B) £2.5m to establish shared services and cloud based solutions for university administrative functions to support L, T & R.
  3. 3. <ul><li>Systems & Services Procurement support – via JISC Advance , framework agreements, advice, training </li></ul><ul><li>RMAS – research management administration – “cradle to grave” – pre to post -award (Exeter, Sunderland, Kent) </li></ul><ul><li>ERM – shared electronic resource management support service – planned to be via JISC Collections (SCONUL) </li></ul><ul><li>Secure Document Service - distribution of electronic documents eg the Higher Education Achievement Report </li></ul><ul><li>Step-F Enterprise Service Bus – working with RMAS </li></ul><ul><li>Janet Brokerage – to provide trusted cloud infrastructure (hybrid – private, public etc) </li></ul><ul><li>Eduserv – cloud infrastructure environment </li></ul><ul><li>Digital Curation Centre (DCC) research data management support & tools (e.g.registries) </li></ul><ul><li>Research Data Management applications building on recent developments via JISC programme e.g. tools to support data sharing, annotation and deposit </li></ul>Strand B – shared services for administrative functions Strand A - shared infrastructure and research data management