Author Archives: Rachel Bruce

About Rachel Bruce

Rachel Bruce, Deputy Chief Innovation Officer, Jisc

The Digital Infrastructure Team and Blog …

Introducing the Digital Infrastructure Team… welcome to the new JISC Digital Infrastructure Team blog! which replaces the former Information Environment Team blog. Over the past two years we have been managing the Information Environment and the Research innovation programmes at JISC together, as they are so inter- related. We have now brought these activities together … Read more

What has TAG been up to ? (a guest post from Henry S. Thompson)

Henry S. Thompson September 2010 W3C Technical Architecture Group 1. What is the TAG? The W3C (the World Wide Web Consortium, founded by Tim Berners-Lee, is responsible for most of the foundational standards which ensure the inter-operability of the technologies which make up the Web, such as HTML, XML, CSS, SVG and MathML. It also … Read more

Join the Information Environment Team ?

Amber Thomas has just left the Information Environment Team to go on maternity leave. We are recruiting a one year maternity cover to Amber’s Programme Management position. The role mainly involves managing programmes and projects in the areas of digital repositories and open educational resources. The deadline for applications is coming up very soon : … Read more

Rachel Heery

My JISC colleagues and I were very sad to learn that Rachel Heery, formally of UKOLN, died last Friday after a long term illness. We will miss her and I am certain she will be missed by many in our community. Rachel has contributed an enormous amount to the work of JISC over the years. … Read more