4.6 Other platform features

  • To ensure accuracy of timestamps, the server’s time settings are synchronized multiple times daily to the National Research Council’s official time server at time.nrc.ca
  • futureInnovate / BAI servers maintain comprehensive logs of user activity, including logins, data submission, generation of reports, etc.  This detailed information can be accessed as needed by a system administrator. A subset of events is captured in a format that is communicated automatically to ProgramAdmin users.  Such events include: registrations, completion of each “Part” in a multi-part application, and final submission.  In the case of reviewers, the events that are currently tracked include registrations, and start and completion of reviews.