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Skype Universities section
July 2, 2009

University administrators frequently ask us about how Skype software can impact their networks, and about what they can do to improve their users' experience with Skype without impacting the…

Collaboration Tools
August 21, 2008

Students use technology in natural ways that allow them to do what they want: communicate with anyone they want, in the time and space that suits them best. Easily accessible and user-friendly, c…

7 Things You Should Know About Skype
December 5, 2007

Skype is a voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) application that lets users make free phone calls between Skype-equipped computers and inexpensive calls between Skype computers and landline or cel…

Comments of the Ad-Hoc Public Interest Spectrum Coalition In the Matter of Skype Communications S.A.R.L
January 1, 2007

On April 30, 2007 EDUCAUSE, as part of the Ad Hoc Public Interest Spectrum Coalition, submitted comments in the Skype Communications proceeding (RM-11361) at the FCC. These comments support the id…

Beyond the Phone System: Converged Real-Time Communications for Enterprises
February 1, 2007

It has been widely assumed that next generation "phone systems" will be based on Internet Protocol private branch exchanges (IP-PBXs). The ever-increasing ubiquity of IP networks can i…

Social Software in Academia
January 1, 2006

Good Ideas Social Software in Academia Still new on campus, social software tools can support students and staff beyond the classroom, reaching around the world for learning and communicati…

Can 9 Million Skype Users Be Wrong?
January 1, 2005

Skype is a great way to communicate. But CSOs should know that it also brings auditing and monitoring challenges. Skype is a great way to communicate. …

An Interview with MIT's Phil Long
October 17, 2006

The attached MP3 provides continuing coverage of a series of interviews conducted at the 2006 EDUCAUSE Annual Conference. Listen as Marilu Goodyear hosts a 30 minute interview with Phil Lon…

Net Neutrality in Practice: What Would It Look Like?
May 16, 2007 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Policy Conference 2007

In an effort to move the net neutrality debate from rhetoric to realistic compromise, a group of telecommunications attorneys and Internet technologists from industry and the nonprofit sector have …

The World Is Flat: Using Blogs and Skype to Create Communities of Learners and Cultural Literacy
January 22, 2007 | A session at the ELI Annual Meeting 2007

This session will discuss how social software and Web 2.0 tools have been used on campus to connect learners and countries, to encourage cultural literacy, and to create communities of practice and…


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