ConnectCarolina promises data analytics feast

September 18, 2014

ConnectCarolina will enable tremendous reporting capabilities for UNC-Chapel Hill. While ConnectCarolina will provide all sorts of new capabilities upon go-live October 1, one capability is universally captivating campus administrators: reporting. For some, all the reporting that ConnectCarolina and a new … Continued

ConnectCarolina go-live: First launch in five years

September 16, 2014

As the countdown clock clicks down the days, minutes and seconds until ConnectCarolina’s October 1 go-live, it’s easy to forget that this massive, critical project for the University has commanded many years of diligent efforts by hundreds of people across … Continued

5 ways ConnectCarolina changes how we do business

September 11, 2014

Integration UNC-Chapel Hill has relied on different systems for its finance and human resources data—systems that were not integrated with each other and did not speak the same computer language. With the switch to ConnectCarolina in October, all of that … Continued

5 questions with Frances Dykstra

September 9, 2014

Frances Dykstra, Assistant Vice Chancellor for ITS Enterprise Applications, is leading her team and campus collaborators as they prepare to launch a significant new component of ConnectCarolina on Oct. 1. We asked for a sneak peak into the project. How … Continued

ConnectCarolina: Why testing matters

September 4, 2014

  In preparation for the October 1 go-live of the finance and human resources/payroll portions of ConnectCarolina, developers, business process owners and campus users tested the system for months before wrapping up the testing phase in August. Collect user feedback … Continued

Faces of ITS: Q&A with Anita Collins

September 2, 2014

Title: Change Management Senior Analyst, ITS Enterprise Applications Time with ITS: 4.5 years Personal: Anita was an Air Force brat who lived in Holland and Germany as a kid before settling in Fayetteville, Tenn. She lives in Chapel Hill with … Continued

Important changes to ConnectCarolina access for faculty and staff

November 11, 2013

As part of an effort to increase the security and reliability of Carolina’s information technology resources, ITS is implementing changes to faculty and staff connections to the ConnectCarolina application. The University’s data systems are under constant attack, with millions of … Continued

Student Records Reports to be Introduced

November 8, 2012

The initial set of Student Records reports will be introduced to a group of campus users at a meeting on Nov. 15. This marks the first step for the return to self-service reporting, and the repository of reports will grow … Continued