By Claudia Lynch,
Benchmarks Online Editor
In addition to our feature
articles, Benchmarks Online publishes monthly columns that are
focused on specific aspects of computing here at UNT (and beyond, in
some cases). Check out what is waiting for you this month:
By the Numbers - Not
really a column, but a new
feature, giving you a glimpse behind the scenes of the volumes
of data, spam, etc. processed, managed, and otherwise handled
here at UNT.
- "RSS Matters" is the
monthly column written by the Research and Statistical Support
Group in Academic
Computing Services. Their articles focus on topics of a
statistical and/or research methods nature.
This month, Patrick McLeod continues discussing "Mapping
And Data Representation In Stata"
in his article "Mapping
And Data Representation In Stata: Part 2."
Check it out!
- "The Network Connection" may well be the longest running
column in computer publishing history. Certainly in University
of North Texas computer
This month, Dr. Baczewski declares "Long
Live the Browser." Click on the Network Connection
link above for details.
Every semester, Academic Computing Services (ACS)
offers short courses on computer-related topics, many of them
having to do with statistical research. This column keeps you
up-to-date on what is being offered and when as well as other
Short Courses are still being planned for the summer but there are
still lots of training opportunities. Also, if you
have a group that needs a specific class, it may be possible
to arrange a special class just for them. Click on the Short Courses link above for more information.
News - As their
Webpage says, "the IRC
is an advisory and oversight body created to foster
communication and cooperation between and among UNT
information resources providers and users." We publish the
minutes of the IRC meetings each month, when they are
IRC minutes were available for publication this month.
Activities - This column focuses on new
employees, people who are no longer employed at the Computing
and Information Technology Center, awards and recognitions and
other items of interest are featured here.
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