Request access to UB InfoSource data, derived from administrative systems. UB InfoSource access is available to Faculty and Staff as needed.
UB InfoSource is a data delivery mechanism based on an Oracle database. It consists of a collection of information from multiple production databases. The information is read only and cannot be changed. UB InfoSource is not intended as a replacement for any other systems. It incorporates data contained in a variety of disparate administrative systems into a single source that allows the client to choose the cycle, population and format of the output generated.
UB InfoSource provides direct access to data for end-user reporting and queries. It provides an intuitive, flexible interface that ties in with spreadsheets and other PC applications. Supplied data includes:
SIRI is a service that provides web-based reports using Infosource data. It eliminates the need for user-written queries. Typical reports include information categories of information detailing financial status, employee profile, course class lists and student profile.
Most information is refreshed nightly; some, like payroll, is refreshed bi-weekly. Data access is handled through specific individuals and departments. Review the access to data in MyUB and request specific data access, such as access to SIRI.