Access Services Area within ITS that grants users access and to U-M administrative systems and training resources.
cloud computing Internet-based computing, whereby shared resources, software and information, are provided to computers and other devices on-demand, like the electricity grid. -Wikipedia
data sensitivity levels Categories by which all data is classified according to its potential use and the degree of security and privacy it requires.
data users Individuals who need and use university data as part of their assigned duties or in the fulfillment of their role in the university community.
Data Warehouse The U-M Data Warehouse is a collection of many data sets, specifically designed for reporting purposes. Each data set contains a particular type of data related to the administrative work of the University of Michigan. Access to the data sets is granted to U-M staff who need this information in order to do their jobs.
educational records Any record, with certain exceptions, maintained by the University of Michigan or agent of the university, directly related to a student and in which the student is personally identified.
eLearning Online training that includes a business process overview, specific transaction training, terminology, system tips and tricks, and assessments. This includes links to step-by-step procedures and system simulations to teach users how to complete transactions.
EmplIDs The Employee Identification number is the primary key to an individual’s record within the M-Pathways system. The EmplID is an eight-digit number that is randomly assigned at the first point of contact with the university. The EmplID is synonymous with UMID, UM ID#, and university ID#.
social media Media that is based on conversation and interaction between people online. Where media means digital words, sounds & pictures which are typically shared via the internet and the value can be cultural, societal or even financial. - Wikipedia