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ITS automates patching for two key University platforms

July 9, 2021

For the first time, ITS has automated vendor quarterly patching for two of the platforms that run core critical business applications for the University. This significant achievement expedites performing security updates and fixes and saves considerable staff time. In May … Continued

Service Desk supplements support with chatbot

June 11, 2021

Since enabling Virtual Agent chatbot for support in April, the ITS Service Desk has seen a 58% reduction in chats that make their way to a live agent. Using a script for a bot to help customers solve some of … Continued

AVC Kate Hash reflects on past year, shares 2021 priorities

March 5, 2021

On March 16, 2020, Kate Hash became ITS’ Assistant Vice Chancellor for Customer Experience & Engagement after serving as interim AVC for a year. In this role, Hash oversees User Support & Engagement, which encompasses many groups and services. Among … 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