This page gives an overview of the Governance portal, describing its current status, where and how it's developed and deployed, and who is responsible for maintaining it.
A central resource for governance information, [the governance site] (https://www.governance.cam.ac.uk/) details the University's governance structure and decision-making processes, and provides access to the work of the Council and central committees.
The governance site is currently live.
Technical queries and support should be directed to
<role email> and will be picked up
by a member of the team working on the service. To ensure that you receive a response, always
direct requests to
<role email> rather than reaching out to team members directly.
Issues discovered in the service or new feature requests should be opened as GitLab issues in the application repository.
The governance site is currently deployed to the following SharePoint farms:
The source code for the governance portal is spread over the following repositories:
|SharePoint 2010 release||The source code by Clear People|
|SharePoint 2010 update||The patches developed after original release|
The following gives an overview of the technologies the governance portal is built on.
|SharePoint 2010 portal||C#, PowerShell||SharePoint 2010 server solution|
|SharePoint 2013 portal||C#, PowerShell||SharePoint 2013 server solution|
The following gives an overview of how the governance portal is deployed and maintained.
How and where the governance portal is deployed¶
The SharePoint server side features are deployed after a SharePoint publishing site is created.
Deploying a new release¶
There is no more active development. The server-side code are deployed using PowerShell scripts running on SharePoint server.
There is no more active development.
Service Management and tech lead¶
The service owner for the Governance portal is
<service owner name and Lookup link>.
The service manager for the Governance portal is
<service manager name and Lookup link>.
The tech lead for the Governance portal is
<tech lead name and Lookup link>.
The following engineers have operational experience with the governance portal and are able to respond to support requests or incidents: