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In a landmark move for research, AWS is waiving data egress charges for qualified researchers and academics in moving data out of the cloud - making it easier for the sector to use cloud services by offering more predictability in costs. The agreement has been reached through ongoing discussions with Jisc in the UK, GÉANT in Europe, and DLT in the United States. 

At Digifest16, we spoke with Brendan Bouffler, scientific computing manager at AWS, about how the agreement will benefit researchers.

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Direct download: AWS_agreement_removing_data_egress_uncertainty_for_researchers.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:30pm UTC

Jisc learning analytics specialist Niall Sclater has been working with a number of universities to help them with the legal and ethical issues they encounter when implementing learning analytics. Here is talks about the institutional readiness for learning analytics. Read his blog for more information. 

Direct download: Institutional_readiness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:51pm UTC

Learning analytics specialist Niall Sclater has been speaking to experts about the legal and ethical issues around how colleges and universities should look after student data to comply with ethical and legal requirements. Hear what they had to say in our podcast.

Direct download: Learning_Analytics-Stewardship_of_student_data.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 5:08pm UTC

Catch up on day two of Digifest 2016 with our podcast as we talk to delegates and speakers who have been with us in Birmingham today.

Post-event info and resources can be found at http://www.jisc.ac.uk/digifest

Direct download: Jisc_Day_Two.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:13pm UTC

Catch up on day one of Digifest 2016 with our podcast as we talk to delegates and speakers who have been with us in Birmingham today.

 

Post-event info and resources can be found at http://www.jisc.ac.uk/digifest

Direct download: Jisc_Day_1_PODCAST.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:19pm UTC

Learning analytics specialist Niall Sclater has been working with a number of universities to help them with the legal and ethical issues they encounter as they implement learning analytics. Here, he talks about interventions with students.

Direct download: Learning_analytics_and_student_interventions.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 4:08pm UTC

Learning analytics specialist Niall Sclater has been speaking to experts about the legal and ethical issues around giving university and college students access to their data acquired from learning analytics. Hear what they had to say in our podcast. Find out more at jisc.ac.uk or subscribe via iTunes.

Direct download: Learning_analytics_and_giving_students_access_to_their_data.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:21am UTC

Jisc interviews experts on the legal and ethical issues surrounding asking university and colleges students for their consent to use their data for learning analytics.

Direct download: LApodcast_-_student_consent2_-_05_02_2016_17.10.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 2:32pm UTC

On 26 Jan 2016 Jisc welcomed customers to their annual stakeholder forum. Hear what their customers thought of their recent work with education and research providers and what their current concerns are for the coming year.

Direct download: Stakeholder_forum_podcast_-_02_02_2016_11.21.m4a
Category:general -- posted at: 2:13pm UTC

This month Jisc launched a call to find the 50 most influential FE & skills professionals in the UK on social media. Tom Mitchell, group social media manager, talks about the initiative - which will recognise those individuals who are using social media in a way that benefits and adds value to teaching and learning.

Nominate yourself or someone you know at https://www.jisc.ac.uk/blog/are-you-flying-high-in-social-media-for-uk-further-education-and-skills-05-jan-2016, and join in the discussion using the hashtag #jisc50social.

Direct download: Are_you_flying_high_in_social_media_for_UK_further_education_and_skills.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:17pm UTC