ITS installs fiber for Athletics for sports network

July 13, 2017

ITS has begun installing a couple miles of fiber on campus that will enable the Athletics department to provide live video and data for the ACC Digital Network that ESPN and the Atlantic Coast Conference are launching in 2019. “No … Continued

Retirees embrace support at Office 365 migration clinic

June 27, 2017

ITS attracted about 150 UNC-Chapel Hill retirees to a Office 365 migration clinic organized specifically to provide that University population with individualized assistance with setting up their multiple devices for Office 365. Retirees packed the set-up clinic On May 24, … Continued

Field Team benefitted Office 365 campus migration

June 26, 2017

With the bulk of the Office 365 migrations complete, four of the original eight-member Field Team moved over on June 19 to assist the Service Desk with Fall Rush support. Alexandra Tocchi, Brian Reilly, Rajita Maharjan and Timothy Shelley will … Continued

IT pro provides newcomer view of Research Computing

June 2, 2017

Meet the Service Owner: Liam Greenwood Title: IT Manager of Advanced Computing Infrastructure for ITS Research Computing After eight years of working for ITS Infrastructure & Operations, Greenwood left the division in January to take on a new role within … Continued

Carolina Technology Consultants group names 2017-2018 president

April 26, 2017

This month Carolina Technology Consultants (CTC) selected Paul Lamontagne to serve as the organization’s 2017-2018 president. Lamontagne, who has worked for UNC-Chapel Hill for eight years, is the Audio Video Technician for the College of Arts & Sciences (OASIS). His … Continued

ITS helps Admissions release a record 18,000 decisions

April 17, 2017

On Wednesday, March 29, the ITS ConnectCarolina Student Administration team worked with the Admissions Office to release more than 18,000 decisions for first-year applicants. This was an overall increase in first-year applications of nearly 14 percent, so the competition was … 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

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