Loyola University Chicago

Information Technology Services

MAJOR INITIATIVES, Q3-Q4 FY08 - may status



ITS publishes quarterly reports on the health and status of Major Initiatives from the Plan of Record. The health is reported using a five-color (green, lime, yellow, orange, and red) coding system that represents varying degrees of project progress, risk, and probability of success from green (most healthy) to red (most unhealthy). The view on this page provides a quick summary of the health of Major Initiatives. A brief status report for each initiative is available by clicking on the project name.


Academic and Faculty Support 

  Health:          Student System Upgrade
  Health:       Locus Enhancements (17)
  Health:          LMS Strategic Planning 
  Health:       Remote Classroom Management
  Health:        PC/Mac Image for Spring Semester
  Health:        On-line Form for Supplemental Salary Requests

Administrative Initiatives

  Health:        Enterprise Imaging Strategy (ECM)
  Health:          BSR/SmartCall Upgrade
  Health:        Faculty/Staff Salary Planning Enhancements
  Health:       Conference Services Enhancements
  Health:      Eliminate SSN's from Campus Card
  Health:       LDAP Authentication with LUMC (“Shared” Source of Truth)
  Health:        Commuter Student Parking Enhancements
  Health:        Board of Trustees website - NEW

Student Technology Support

  Health:          Wireless Expansion (Residential and Academic) 
  Health:          Wellness Electronic Medical Records – Self Service
  Health:      RMS Housing Application Improvements (Web Implementation) 
  Health:        Information Commons
  Health:          Replace Computer Registration Process (“Loyola NetReg”)


  Health:        WTC Data Center Remediation 
  Health:        Campus Construction Initiatives (12)
  Health:          Campus Card Platform Upgrade 
  Health:        Move Into Dumbach Data Center 
  Health:        Business Continuity Disaster Recovery Projects
  Health:        Emergency Notification System

Continuous Service Development

  Health:        Messaging and Information Lists
  Health:        Digital Signage Phase I Rollout
  Health:          Security Initiatives (PIRG & Audit Related) - PII Policy and Tool Implementation 
  Health:        Develop ITS Services Direction & Metrics
  Health:        Pilot Rich Media Offerings (Podcasting, Blogs/Wikis, Video Streaming)
  Health:       PCI/DSS Compliance - NEW