Boston College Fact Book 1996 - 1997


Management Information Systems Statistics
1990-91 1991-92 1992-93 1993-94 1994-95 1995-96
Connected Administrative Workstations (Coax)

370

421

410

378

378

114

Connected Administrative Workstations (Remote Access)

869

1,274

1,292

1,121

N.A.

2,500

Connected Administrative Workstations (via LAN)

-

-

694

1,160

2,280

3,800

Connected VAX Workstations (via SNA gateway)

-

79

48

46

N.A.

N.A.

CICS Administrative Users

1,530

1,569

2,066

2,175

All

All

CICS U-View, U-View Plus, U-Reg Users

-

-

-

9,000

13,000

14,828

CICS U-Dial Users

-

-

-

8,000

13,000

13,828

Administrative Computer Files

221

169

244

274

468

472

Special Requests (Monthly)

1,100

2,200

3,000

2,500

2,000

1,600

Programs in Library

3,125

4,250

5,356

5,993

5,781

6,325

Test Files

197

172

244

274

383

472

Staff

23

23

19

22

20

21

On-Line Transactions Under Development

140

114

88

210

118

164

Batch Programs Under Development

80

90

232

375

429

430

Distributed Departmental Applications (cumulative)*

4

6

11

13

14

16

Decision Support Departments (Ingres)

10

14

18

18

20

21

End Users (Ingres)

25

100

400

400

N.A.

N.A.

CICS Prod Logons (Administrative Mainframe)

465,048

623,049

706,554

758,702

833,678

885,890

Total CPU Hours

196,002

193,079

205,526

229,083

247,268

N.A.

*TextAid, Griffin (Dining), ODSD Judicial, Infirmary, NOTIS, Schedule 25, Housing, Financial Aid, Social Work, NCAA, Budget Model, Bookstore Point of Sale System, Digital ID Card, Telephone Activation (VRU), WIND STAR.
Source: Management Information Systems

Date Posted: February 19, 1997
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