Welcome to the home page of web based conferencing, communication and collaboration, general and form tools. 

Web Conferencing

If you need assistant determine which web conferencing tool is right for you, check out our Web Conferencing Solutions Comparison guide.


TOOL NAME

URL

PURPOSE

AUDIENCE

ACCESS

CONTACT

NOTES

Blackboard Collaborate

blackboard.syr.edu

Web conferencing

Campus (NetID), access controlled

LDAP and local authentication, authorization controlled organization registration

help@syr.edu

Blackboard Collaborate requires enrollment in an available course or organization.

Google Meets (formerly Hangouts)meet.google.comWeb conferencing, screen sharingCampus (NetID@g.syr.edu)LDAP and local authentication, active affiliation onlyhelp@syr.eduG Suite uses <yournetid>@g.syr.edu for login followed by your NetID and password for login.
Microsoft Teamsteams.microsoft.comWeb conferencing, screen sharingCampus (NetID) LDAP and local authentication, active affiliation onlyhelp@syr.eduDesktop client may require distributed staff intervention for campus owned devices.
Zoom

zoom.syr.edu

Web conferencing, screen sharingCampus (NetID) LDAP and local authentication, active affiliation only

help@syr.edu

Prior @syr.edu emails will have a one time instance of needing to be merged to the new Zoom Edu instance.


AD = Active Directory; An active directory is a directory structure used on Microsoft Windows based computers and servers to store information and data about networks and domains.
LDAP = Lightweight Directory Access Protocol; an Internet protocol that email and other programs use to look up information from a server.


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Web Communication, Collaboration and General

TOOL NAME

URL

PURPOSE

AUDIENCE

ACCESS

CONTACT

NOTES

Blackboard

blackboard.syr.edu

SU Course management

Campus (NetID)

LDAP and local authentication, authorization controlled course registration

help@syr.edu


Blackboard Allyblackboard.syr.eduDocument accessibility evaluation toolCampus (NetID)LDAP and local authentication, authorization controlled course registrationhelp@syr.edu

Cascade Server

cascade.syr.edu

Web content management system

Campus, access controlled

authorization controlled by site owner

aeawebhelp@syr.edu


Answers

answers.syr.edu

Knowledge base of technical self-help information

Campus (NetID)

LDAP authentication; AD group/space owner permissions for authorization

help@syr.edu


G Suiteg.syr.eduWeb communication, meetings, document editing, video conferencingCampus (NetID@g.syr.edu)LDAP and local authenticationhelp@syr.edu

ITS public information

its.syr.edu

ITS communication, branding and marketing

Public

Access controlled by ITS Web Mgr

help@syr.edu


ListServ

listserv.syr.edu

Group email communications

Campus, public

List access is controlled by owner

help@syr.edu


Orange Tracker

ot.syr.edu

Issue and work order tracking

Campus (NetID)

LDAP and local authentication, authorization controlled by "project" owner and ITS

help@syr.edu

Reporting: dashboard

MySite

mysite.syr.edu

Personal websites

Campus (NetID)

AD authentication

help@syr.edu


MySlice

myslice.syr.edu

Enterprise applications

Campus (NetID)

LDAP and local authentication

http://its.syr.edu/myslice/help/


OneDrive

OneDrive

Replace your "G:drive" and beyond, provides a framework for a variety of web based capabilities including a comprehensive collaboration toolset(Intranet)

Campus (NetID), external controlled

AD authentication, authorization controlled by site owner

help@syr.edu


SUmail

sumail.syr.edu

Enterprise student email

Students (NetID)

Microsoft Windows Live@edu ID, synched from SU Identity Management System 

help@syr.edu

Email

Zoomzoom.syr.eduWeb conferencing and collaborationCampus (NetIID)LDAP and local authentication

help@syr.edu



AD = Active Directory; An active directory is a directory structure used on Microsoft Windows based computers and servers to store information and data about networks and domains.
LDAP = Lightweight Directory Access Protocol; an Internet protocol that email and other programs use to look up information from a server.

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Web Forms

TOOL NAME

URL

PURPOSE

AUDIENCE

ACCESS

CONTACT

NOTES

Frevvo

https://its-forms.syr.edu/frevvo/web/login

Web forms

ITS (NetID)

LDAP authentication; AD group/space owner permissions for authorization

help@syr.edu

 Requires communication with distributed or school college staff. Contact information can be found on the ITS website.

Qualtricssyracuseuniversity.qualtrics.comWeb formsCampus (NetID)LDAP and local authentication, authorization controlled course registrationhelp@syr.edu


AD = Active Directory; An active directory is a directory structure used on Microsoft Windows based computers and servers to store information and data about networks and domains.
LDAP = Lightweight Directory Access Protocol; an Internet protocol that email and other programs use to look up information from a server.

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Avoiding Phishing in Web Conferencing

By following some best practices, you can help avoid phishing during your web conferences. 

For more information about phishing you can visit our article on Phishing & You.