Acceptable use of University services for students, employees, consultants, vendors, guests, and/or alumni is governed by IT policies, standards, procedures, and guidelines.  IT policies, standards, procedures, and guidelines protect the integrity, reliability, availability, and confidentiality of University services.  University services include but are not limited to computer systems, networks, software, hardware, and data.  Acceptable use is defined as behavior compliant with federal, state, the University of North Carolina system, institutional laws, policies, standards, procedures, and guidelines as well as  industry standards and contractual agreements.