CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
May 5, 2015
In partnership with campus IT units, Administrative Computing & Telecommunications (ACT) has released two cloud-based services that enhance online collaboration, file storage and sharing: Skype for Business and OneDrive for Business.
Faculty and staff can access these services with our campus Active Directory (campus email/wireless network) sign-on credentials.
Both services are free to UC San Diego faculty and staff, and are covered under agreements with the University of California Office of the President (UCOP) for legal compliance with FERPA, HIPAA, FISMA, and Federal export control regulations.
Skype for Business makes it easy to meet and collaborate online. Faculty
and staff can:
OneDrive for Business is a cloud-based file storage and sharing tool.
Faculty and staff can:
Skype for Business and OneDrive for Business have been enabled for all faculty and staff except for those in the Health System. The Health System continues to roll out the Skype for Business service through their own process.
Thank you to the 12 campus IT departments that helped test and pilot Skype for Business and OneDrive for Business over the past eight months.
For more information about these services, please see Skype for Business and OneDrive for Business on Blink.
ACT is working with campus partners to evaluate additional cloud technologies and will release them as needs arise.