Project & Service Updates: #SiteMaker Update
<PUBLISHED IN ITS CONNECTION POINTS NOVEMBER 9, 2015>
Below is a summary of the latest SiteMaker Transition Project activities:
Milestones: On October 30, 2015 all remaining SiteMaker sites were taken offline.
Transition Activity: There are four SiteMaker sites whose migrations are still in progress. October communications to SiteMaker owners created a significant number of new requests for site archives and deletions. All open requests are being addressed.
Communications: Final emails to site owners and admins, two short articles in campus publications, default site message, and support documentation for the ITS Service Center.
Service Center Traffic: Email reminders sent in October generated a total of 454 requests for deletions, archives, and migration consultations.
Strategic Direction: Remaining operational activities include decommissioning the hardware and arranging transport of the database and file store drives from the vendor.