Microsoft Lync is currently the unified communications service at ETH Zurich. The service combines a number of different communication tools (chat, mail, voice and video) to optimise accessibility and cooperation.
The above mentioned services may be used within ETH and with external contacts using Lync/Skype or using a browser. Lync client is available on all operating systems (Windows, OS and Linux) and mobile devices (OS, Windows, Android).
Instant messaging (including archiving in MS Exchange)
Desktop, whiteboard und PowerPoint sharing
Voice and video communication
Virtual meetings (including integration with MS Exchange calendar)
Integration with conference room system SCOPIA
Integration with Lync and Skype users
Customer Groups / Cost / Order
This service is free of charge and available to all ETH members and students.