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Email & Collaboration - Staff

Browse services related to electronic communication channels and tools.

Adobe Connect Pro

UC Davis support for Adobe Connect ends in August 2017.  Campus users who need Adobe Connect should contact Adobe directly.

Box

Box is a cloud-hosted data storage and collaboration service and tool for students, faculty, and staff. Box enables UC Davis affiliates the ability to share and access information from anywhere, at any time, and with any device.

DavisMail

DavisMail, powered by Google/Gmail, is the campus email service for UC Davis students, and an option for academic and administrative departments.

Email Lists

The campus email list processor (Sympa) is a mailing list service that allows users to create email lists, add and remove subscribers, setup archives, and configure settings. The campus email list processor is available to all campus constituents.

Google Apps for Education

Google Apps for Education is a suite of Google applications. Google Drive is the home of Google Docs, a suite of productivity applications that offer collaborative editing on documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and more.

Mass Electronic Mailing (Bulk Email)

The Bulk Email system distributes campus mass emails (250 recipients +).

According to the Mass Electronic Messaging policy, all bulk email messages must be approved prior to being processed. The approving offices are as follows: Office of the Registrar for student mailings, Academic Senate for Faculty mailings, and the Office of Administration for staff mailings.

Online Directory Services

The UC Davis Online Directory contains public contact information for individuals and departments on the UC Davis campus and at UC Davis Health in Sacramento. Directory information is publicly searchable from the main UC Davis website and is also shared by the campus operator via (530) 752-1011 or "0" from a Davis campus telephone.

UC Davis faculty and staff are encouraged to update their public directory information, and if preferred, limit search to UC Davis affiliated computers only.

Slack

Slack is a cloud-based collaboration tool that allows teams to communicate in real-time via chat in public or private channels.

uConnect

uConnect offers a set of Microsoft services for authentication, authorization, email, instant messaging, screen sharing and voice and video conferencing. The services are available to faculty, staff and students. uConnect hosts over 29,000 mailboxes in Exchange Online and allows logon services for all affiliates with campus computing accounts. Academic and administrative units may leverage uConnect's Active Directory for management of systems, users, and groups.

uConnect Exchange On-Prem

uConnect Local (Exchange) is an email system with electronic mail, calendaring, contacts and tasks for users who need their mail stored on the premises. It includes support for mobile and web-based access and data storage.

uConnect Office 365

Office 365 is Microsoft's cloud-based suite of Office productivity software. Campus users can get access to a widening array of cloud-based software for communication, collaboration, and productivity.

uConnect Skype for Business Online

Skype for Business Online is an enterprise communications platform, part of Microsoft Office 365 (it was formerly known as uConnect Lync or Lync at UC Davis; see Microsoft's statement on the name change).