ACC Network launches in August using ITS-installed fiber

July 26, 2019

This August will see an exciting new opportunity for the UNC-Chapel Hill athletic programs – on August 22, the ACC Network will debut after years of planning, negotiating and building.  Announced in 2016, the ACC Network (ACCN) is a collaboration between … Continued

Lynda.com is now LinkedIn Learning

July 19, 2019

On July 18, UNC-Chapel Hill initiated the upgrade to LinkedIn Learning, an e-learning resource previously known as Lynda.com. The service offers the same e-learning resources as its predecessor, with a more intuitive and customizable interface. Led by Thao Nghi Tu … Continued

Digital Accessibility Office launches at ITS

July 18, 2019

UNC-Chapel Hill now has a Digital Accessibility Office that will offer training, consulting and assessment services to make digital platforms and materials more accessible at the University. The Digital Accessibility Office (DAO) launched July 1 as a four-person team within … Continued

ITS expands IP camera tech for Athletics

July 12, 2019

Internet protocol cameras have proven to be tremendously useful on Carolina’s athletic fields and courts.  Over the past three years, ITS has more than quadrupled the number of these internet protocol (IP) cameras deployed for UNC Athletics in its venues.  In 2016, the … Continued

UNC-Chapel Hill to migrate to a new phone provider

June 25, 2019

This year, UNC-Chapel Hill will begin switching to a new phone system. The current voice services agreement expires in January 2024.   “Changing to a new phone system requires a lengthy ‘ramp-up’ period to build out the infrastructure, in addition to porting out phone lines … Continued