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Data & Analytics

Activity Hubs Growing, New Release Schedule

Posted: 4/13/2021

We are thankful for all the individuals and teams who are helping grow Activity Hubs! As users refine and align business needs, requests for new fields and calculations are introduced, and that helps everyone.Increased data availability from source systems increases the depth and breadth of analytics, supporting decision making. And with our...

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Category: Data & Analytics, News

A New Way to Find Reports is Coming in April!

Posted: 4/13/2021

Calling all decision makers, analysts and data aficionados. We are proud to announce that reports.ucsd.edu, the current location for enterprise system and cross-system reports, will be upgraded soon to the Business Analytics Hub, also known as BAH! Starting late April 2021, all reports that are currently available via reports.ucsd.edu...

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Category: HR and Payroll, Financial Systems, Student & Faculty, News, Data & Analytics, Technology Infrastructure, Research Administration

Activity Hubs: December 2020

Posted: 12/15/2020

Some Activity Hubs Terms This month, the Activity Hubs team provides some definitions of terms used in this article related to Activity Hubs and data analysis. Interested in learning more? Visit the Activity Hubs website. Activity Hubs –  Activity Hubs are legacy campus data warehouse technology and process...

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Category: News, Data & Analytics

What's the Latest?

Posted: 11/19/2020

ESR projects - new, in progress and already launched - have been going non-stop with project planning, implementation and all of the work that follows a system's go-live. Here's a look at some of what's been happening as reported by members of each project team: AP Next Biobib Project – Change Practitioner: Heather...

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Category: Data & Analytics, Financial Systems, Research Administration, Technology Infrastructure, Student & Faculty, News

The Financial Activity Hub is Live

Posted: 8/17/2020

The Financial Activity Hub (FinAH) is now live and in production with Oracle General Ledger data and the new Common Chart of Accounts. Future releases, anticipated on a monthly basis, will include Project Number, Expenditure Organization, Expenditure Types, Task Number, Award Number and Funding Sources (Oracle PPM data) and Budget. The launch...

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Category: Data & Analytics, News, Financial Systems

Activity Hubs Update

Posted: 7/13/2020

Business Intelligence and Analytics (BIA), the team behind Activity Hub data repositories, is proud to support UC San Diego's COVID-19 remediation efforts: Return to Learn Researchers Return to Campus Return to Work The team's shift to these important efforts has meant delays for some of our standing projects, and we appreciate your...

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Category: News, Data & Analytics

Access to Contract and Grant Data is Changing

Posted: 1/14/2020

Starting January 22, 2020, Contract and Grant Data will no longer be available via QueryLink. Instead, Research data will be accessed through the Research Activity Hub using the Cognos and Tableau reporting tools.    In coordination with the transition...

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Category: Data & Analytics

Activity Hubs: the New Standard for Data Storage and Access

Posted: 10/17/2019

It goes without saying that data is a driving force at a top-tier research institution such as UC San Diego. It’s how we establish the boundaries of what we know and what we don’t know, but being able to effectively access and analyze reliable data hasn’t always been the easiest task. That’s why Activity...

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Category: Data & Analytics

Data Use Inventory: We Need Your Information!

Posted: 11/29/2018

The Way You Get Data is Changing As the Enterprise Systems Renewal (ESR) program reviews and updates our major campus business systems (finance, student, HR, research, facilities, etc.), the way we access data is also changing. The wide variety of applications that rely on data that is currently accessed through tools like IFIS, the...

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Category: Data & Analytics, Technology Infrastructure, News, ESR Behind the Scenes

Accessing Data: Communities of Practice

Posted: 6/20/2018

Data and analytics at UC San Diego are getting an upgrade. Data warehouses are being replaced by activity hubs — repositories of historical and future data used for the aggregation of development, alumni, employee, facilities, financial, research and student activity. Data in the various hubs will be available for analytical use via...

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Category: Data & Analytics