Tableau Server Migration Update

Last year, Tableau workbooks were moved over to the UW System server. Since that move, a redirect has been in place so that those accessing the workbooks using the old URLs were automatically redirected to the workbook on the new server. …

Monthly Release Notes Now Published on data.wisc.edu

New on ODMAS’s website is a section containing release notes. The release notes, including both business intelligence updates and data warehousing updates, can be found by scrolling to the bottom of the homepage or through a link under the Analytics & Reports menu tab. So far, release notes have been …

Badger Analytics is live!

On March 5, Badger Analytics officially went live! The new cloud analytics environment uses the platform Snowflake, and the new data warehouse will eventually replace InfoAccess.   The go-live of Badger Analytics was a huge milestone for the modernization of UW-Madison’s analytics environment. The first release …

New Tableau Visualization Available

A new Tableau visualization is now available that allows monitoring of budget-to-actuals at the personnel level for compensation and at the general ledger account level for non-compensation expenses. The People and Stuff Report can be used for viewing …

UW–Madison Institutional Data Policy Issued Sept. 1, 2020; Effective Jan. 1, 2021

UW–Madison now has a formal institutional data policy. The policy takes effect Jan. 1, 2021 and establishes minimum requirements for the management and stewardship of institutional data resources. The policy defines roles and responsibilities for managing data, plans for data identification, documentation, classification, as well as rules for storage and access …