Feature Comparison

PEIMS EDIT+ versus TSDS PEIMS

PEIMS EDIT+ versus TSDS PEIMS

Feature PEIMS EDIT+ TSDS PEIMS
Collections open Single-collection focused All four collections open for entire current year
Data Validations    

Local Validations

Limited, SIS-vendor-dependent TSDS Tool – all XSD validations

System Validations – Timing

Only once the collection opened Earlier validations - any time in the current  year

System Validations – Content

All validations happen at load time XML validations occur upstream from submission, allowing earlier correction
Input Format 80-column  XML
Submission Granularity   Full collection only Partial loads can be combined into a full collection for final submission
Data warehouse None for disaggregated data  Operational Data Store – up to six years
Data mining Post-collection via TPEIR studentGPS® Dashboards (can use automatic nightly updates)
Security TEASE  New, revised security
Scheduling N/A Scheduled loads
Workflow Submission requires a single load  Submission can be compiled by multiple loads over time

 

For more information, visit the TSDS PEIMS FAQs page or contact TEA at TSDSCustomerSupport@tea.texas.gov.