The DCT is a significant endeavor that involves many units across UB's campuses. The following units are charged with the Digital Communications Transformation project’s success.
University Communications (UC): Serves as the sponsor of the DCT and is the primary "business owner" of the UB Content Management System (UBCMS). University Communications will seek input from and draw upon recommendations of both the business and technical advisory groups.
UB Information Technology (UBit): Functions as the "product owner," providing technical support. This unit also serves as UB's liaison with the CMS vendor.
DCT participants: Campus units should designate this project as a high priority, dedicating all necessary resources to its implementation. Responsibilities within the unit are as follows:
Digital Communications Transformation Advisory Council (DCTAC): Provides leadership support and offers guidance where necessary; sanctions policy and associated policy revisions.
Business Advisory Group: Interacts with Unit Web Leaders regarding ongoing operational issues, identifying needs and recommending priorities.
Solutions Advisory Group: Collaborates with lead specialists from each unit, in addition to representatives from UC and UBit, to identify and resolve technical issues associated with the UBCMS.