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ITS Research Computing gets the spotlight in March

For March, ITS News is highlighting the work of the Research Computing unit of Information Technology Services. During the month, you’ll learn about Senior Computational Scientist Shubin Liu and his contributions for the past five years to the first phase … Continued

What you might have missed in January and February

As February comes to a close, ITS News wraps up two months packed full of news about comings and goings, technology resolutions and the many activities of the Infrastructure & Operations and the Communication Technologies groups at Information Technology Services. … Continued

ITS will explore a networking Fast Pass

If you have worked in information technology for a few decades like Jim Gogan, you’ve seen many wondrous advances in the industry as well as some wrong turns and absolute flops. So what technological advancement that could benefit his work … Continued

A 2015 ITS priority: Network upgrade

Leveraging a new source of sustainable funding, Information Technology Services is upgrading the core network that carries voice and data across the UNC-Chapel Hill campus. This network refurbishment entails replacing outdated switches, improving in-building wiring and ensuring a more robust, … Continued

The long journey to decommission the ITS mainframe

This year Information Technology Services will decommission the University’s mainframe after a decade-long goodbye and a major cultural shift for the employees who have operated it. For a time, the mainframe was the only computer doing all the business work … Continued