Benefits Realisation Phase 1a supported Stage 1 Institutional Exemplar projects. The following projects have been funded.
BR1a-01, Coventry University. LIW Location Independent Working (for Academic Staff).
Funding £49,800 April – September 2009
The proposal seeks to refine and package materials, present these via a web site then undertake consultancy with institutions to support take-up of LIW.
BR1a-03,University of Oxford. Improve awareness of Wake up on LAN.
Funding £48,550. June – November 2009.
The proposal aims to work with Liverpool University, to improve awareness of wake-up on LAN technologies to reduce power consumption (and therefore costs) for institutions. This will be achieved by packaging and promoting existing approaches, using web sites, social networking and working closely with stakeholder bodies. They will explore two technical feasibility approaches to delivering WOL via national services.
BR1a-04. University of Southampton, EdShare support community.
Funding £36,000. From April 2009 – March 2010 (or if 6 months from July – Nov 2009)
This proposal aims to promote and support the EdShare respository. They will work with Worcester University, Open University, the Southampton based HEA Languages, Linguistics and Area Studies Subject Centre and a local consortium (Solent, Winchester, Portsmouth, Southampton) to promote and support take-up of EdShare. The project will be sustained via the existing ePrints repository support service who will take-on the support of EdShare.