Communication and Collaboration

Services Related to Email, Calendar, Instant Messaging, Telephones, etc.

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Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365 suite applications including Email, Calendar, Chat, Cloud Storage, and more

Phone Services

Campus Phone Service, Voicemail, Call Center (ACD), and other telephony services.

Services (8)

Desktop Emergency Alerts - Alertus - UNL

UNL Alert notifications are available via the Alertus app to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln community.

Digital Signage - Poppulo Harmony

Digital signage is a way of electronically displaying information on a screen. They can be found in public spaces, transportation systems, museums, stadiums, retail stores, hotels, restaurants, and corporate buildings etc., to provide wayfinding, exhibitions, marketing, and outdoor advertising.

Email List Management - Mailman

Email Lists allow users the ability to send to large groups of users. Mailman is designed specifically for groups who are needing to communicate to large groups of people including those outside of the University system.

Email Security - Proofpoint

Proofpoint Email Security Gateway is an email protection service provided to protect faculty and staff from email threats by securing and controlling inbound and outbound email.

Email Security - Third Party Senders

In order for email messages from third-party email systems like newsletter and other bulk mail applications to pass DMARC requirements, they must pass SPF and DKIM checks.

Google Workspace

The University of Nebraska System works to minimize duplicative technologies and services to provide high-quality user experiences and to be good stewards of limited resources. Microsoft 365 is the core communication, collaboration, and productivity suite for use by faculty, staff, and students. Microsoft 365 is also used for file storage for users with OneDrive, SharePoint, and Teams. Canvas is the core Learning Management System and YuJa is used for video content.

IT Status Page

IT Status is an online dashboard and notification tool that communicates ITS service outages, maintenance and current status updates to a general campus audience. Individuals may subscribe to any or all ITS services and receive email or text notifications.

Video Conferencing - Zoom

Zoom is a cloud-based web collaboration service that connects multiple conference rooms and remote users for online classes, meetings, and group projects.