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ITS Software Acquisition changes name

July 24, 2020

After more than two decades, the ITS Software Acquisition group has changed its name to Software Distribution. Software Distribution Manager Greg Neville has been with the group for 20 years. Kimberly Middleton, Site License Coordinator for Software Distribution, has been … Continued

Oracle upgrade will advance automation

July 7, 2020

This summer, ITS is starting to upgrade the University’s Oracle software to a newer version. The upgrade, which ITS Infrastructure & Operations expect to complete by November, will monumentally change the way ITS configures the infrastructure of Carolina’s databases. With … Continued

ITS helps introduce a new app for scheduling events and rooms

June 29, 2020

This summer, ITS Enterprise Applications and groups across campus will roll out a mobile-friendly scheduling application that enables users to check room availability and schedule events. The new tool, 25Live, is from CollegeNET, an Oregon-based maker of web-based on-demand technologies … Continued

Enterprise Applications adapts quickly amid pandemic

June 2, 2020

ITS Enterprise Applications team members have quickly adapted to support the University’s ever-changing needs during the COVID-19 pandemic. Enterprise Applications is in one respect doing what it knows well — supporting campus entities’ requirements for information and analysis from ConnectCarolina, … Continued

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