Video communications

The university offers various possibilities for video conferencing and online meetings. They all provide you with an easy way of communicating with your co-operation partners in different locations without the need to travel.

Tabs

Quick help

The university has several services suitable for video conferencing and communications. Select from the options below the one that suits your needs best:

Lifesize meeting

  • Can be used with a browser, application, phone or video conferencing equipment
  • Suitable for video conferencing, lectures, recording and streaming
  • Works both within the university and with external participants
  • With Lifesize recording you can record meetings or lectures via Lifesize
  • Read more from the Helpdesk instructions

Skype for Business

  • Includes status information, instant messaging, online meetings, audio calls and video calls
  • Can be used with an application or a browser
  • Suitable for use within the university, in unofficial meetings
  • Read more from the Helpdesk instructions

Teams

  • Provides both bilateral instant messaging and video call features between two parties as well as permanent discussion channels for different groups
  • Can be used with an application or a browser
  • Read more from the Helpdesk instructions

Adobe Connect

  • Service to be removed
  • Further information is available in Flamma
  • Can be used with a browser (requires plugins)
  • Suitable for lectures

Video conferencing equipment

  • Video conferencing equipment consists of traditional meeting devices. These devices can be used for communication between devices and for Lifesize meetings.
  • Read more from the Helpdesk instructions

Zoom

  • The application can be downloaded from Software Center. With this application, you can join invited meetings.
    • Normally, participants can just use Chrome browser without installing the application.
  • The university does not have paid licences for the application and it is not supported by Helpdesk.

 

You can receive remote support for video conferencing from Helpdesk.