Progress

19 Sep 2012 - Release 24

-  New Look and Feel of IRIS application to adhere to UCL brand

-  Publications display in APA-6 Bibliographic format

-  New client code available from Web and Media Services to present IRIS information on Silva pages

-  Replatform of IRIS to new hardware and software platform for better support.
07 Dec 2011  - Release 23

-  Update of Staff data-feed.

-  Update of supervised students data feed. 

-  Changes to management of database connection pool to support ORACLE 11g 

-  Fixed capitalization errors in display of staff names  - View Release Notes

Nov 2011  - Release 22

-  Updated Editor, support of adding images to biography and research summry

-  Changes to display to resolve issues with Safari on iPad 

-  Fixed styling errors in Biography and Summary fields  - View Release Notes

06 Oct 2011 - Phase III - Release 21

- Chagnes to display of Funding, Award Managers, Principle Investigators and Co-Investigators

- Changes to display of Staff by departmet 

- Changes to display of Research Groups by Department 

- Minor chagnes to display of Academic Record - View Release Notes

1 Aug 2011 - Phase II - Public Release

- IRIS enabled as a public service .

- Department, Theme, Groups and Researcher Profiles  (funding and student information available only to authorized users)

27 Jun 2011 - Phase II - Release 19

- Minor chagnes to display of Publications search results

- Minor chagnes to display of Academic Record - View Release Notes

20 Jun 2011 - Phase II - Release 18

- Code release 18 deployed to live environment  View Release Notes - 

- Integration of 'funnelback' Faceted Search into IRIS

- IRIS now shows all academic departments of UCL

- Over 500 research groups identified 

- IRIS will become a publicly accessibly resource on 1st Aug 2011

6 April 2011 - Phase II - Release 17

- Code release 17 deployed to live environment  View Release Notes - 

- Integration of 'funnelback' Enterprise Search into IRIS

- Extension of staff profiles to enable staff other than 'Research' staff to have profiles

- IRIS will become a publicly accessibly resource 31st May 2011

17 Feb 2011 - Phase II - Release 16

- Code release 16 deployed to live environment  - View Release Notes - 

- Professor Stephen Caddick  (Vice Provost Enterprise) joins IRIS Project Board

- Nikki Clayton will now attend the Project Board to represent HR

20 Dec 2010 - Phase II

- SLMS Staff Profiles - are now using IRIS Data

- Web Services to provide IRIS data feeds for use in department websites completed

5 July 2010 - Phase II

Iteration 4 released to LIVE environment. 

New features released include

- optional display of other research staff involved in activity/project 

- optional display of collaborators associated with activity/project

- improved keyword functionality

14 June 2010 - Phase II

Iteration 3 releases to LIVE environment

New features to enable 'activity/project' related information to be captured

- Collaborators on activity/project

- Funding associated with activity/project

- Theme the activity/project is associated with

1 June 2010 - Phase II

Iteration 2 released to LIVE environment

- Students Supervised now displays the start and end date of supervision 

- Changes to database tables to enable eventual reconciliation of SLMS and IRIS profiles

18 May 2010 - Phase II

Phase 2 - first release to LIVE environment

- Support for formating of Research Summary text

- Error in creation and maintenance of external collaborator records fixed

- Intermittent display of Researcher Profiles fixed

- Enhancements to Display of Publications

1 May 2010 - Phase II

Phase II of the IRIS project is now underway with appointment of Project Manager.

19 June 2009

The live release of IRIS was rolled out to Computer Science Department today.

18 June 2009

IRIS Workshops start today. 

10 June 2009

The Third iteration of IRIS was released to the product reviewers.

29 May 2009

Development work for Phase 1 functionalities is complete.

30 April 2009

IRIS Project Board agreed on a phased rollout approach

8 April 2009

The second iteration of IRIS was released

26 February

Anthony Peacock was invited to become a member of IRIS Project Board

23 Dec 2008

The first iteration of IRIS was released to the Product Reviewers