A Q&A with Kim Stahl of the ITS Policy Office

February 8, 2017

In this Q&A, IT Policy Facilitator Kim Stahl of the ITS Policy Office at UNC-Chapel Hill explains the role of the ITS Policy Office, what she’s working on in 2017 and why this work matters. This Q&A is the first … Continued

Lenovo to supply computers to UNC-Chapel Hill CCI

January 20, 2017

Lenovo has been selected to supply desktop and laptop computers to UNC-Chapel Hill through the Carolina Computing Initiative (CCI) under a new four-year agreement that includes several collaborative opportunities between the University and Lenovo. Contract runs through 2021 The contract, … Continued

Service Management Technology

January 9, 2017

The Service Management Technology Selection project will investigate and document campus requirements for information technology service management (ITSM), as well as select the most comprehensive technology solution to satisfy those requirements. The selected solution will eventually replace the Remedy system … Continued

Adobe Creative Cloud

January 9, 2017

In September 2016, UNC-Chapel Hill began providing all students and 2,000 instructional faculty and staff with access to Adobe Creative Cloud, a collection of creative desktop and mobile tools, including PhotoShop, Illustrator, Acrobat Pro and InDesign. Adobe Creative Cloud is … Continued

2-Step Verification

January 9, 2017

On October 5, 2016, UNC-Chapel Hill implemented 2-Step Verification, a process designed to secure and safeguard personal information and vital University data and credentials. At a time when phishing scams are becoming ever more frequent on our campus, this enhancement … Continued

ITS Teaching & Learning preps campus for Sakai upgrade

December 20, 2016

ITS Teaching & Learning has been preparing UNC-Chapel Hill for an upgrade to Sakai 11. Now with students away for winter break and final grades submitted, Sakai is offline today while Teaching & Learning rolls out the new version. The … Continued

Even during winter break, ITS is ready for your call

December 15, 2016

If something’s weird and it doesn’t look good, who are you going to call? Well, if it’s IT weird, hopefully, you’re going to call 919-962-HELP. That’s true around the clock and around the calendar at UNC-Chapel Hill, including Christmas week. … Continued

Video PSA urging caution on public Wi-Fi wins contest

December 2, 2016

Carolina students check their bank account balances throughout the day, every day from their mobile phones. By urging students to be cautious about the sites they visit while using public Wi-Fi, classmates from the School of Media and Journalism have … Continued

ITS Digital Services expands custom web development

November 22, 2016

ITS Digital Services and UNC Creative have begun collaborating to streamline web development work on campus. This new arrangement, which has been in pilot testing and officially takes effect January 1, will enable UNC Creative to focus on its design … Continued

Campus embraces Adobe Creative Cloud

November 14, 2016

Since UNC-Chapel Hill rolled out Adobe Creative Cloud to campus in mid-September, ITS Software Acquisition has received orders from more than 4,400 students and from 412 employees with non-instructional departments. ITS Teaching & Learning, meanwhile, has issued an additional 154 … Continued

Kielt honored in 2016 for lifetime achievement

November 7, 2016

During the past year, Chris Kielt, Vice Chancellor for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, did what he always does. He led the Information Technology Services team in its support and enrichment of technology offerings and services at UNC-Chapel Hill. … Continued