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Timely Info for Power Users and Stanford's Technology Community

Next Tech Briefing - July 24
Moving from Zimbra to
Office 365

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Tech Briefings are free, informal, and interactive seminars led by knowledgeable IT Services staff or other IT professionals on computer-related topics of interest to the Stanford community.

Tech Briefings are monthly events, held Fridays from 3:00 to 4:30 PM in
Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111). No registration is required.

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Upcoming Tech Briefings

Date / Time Topic Presenter(s)
July 24
3 - 4:30 PM

Moving from Zimbra to Office 365

Stanford's Email and Calendar service will move from Zimbra to Office 365, Microsoft's cloud-based service, between July 13 and August 10, 2015.

In this Tech Briefing learn how to make a smooth transition to Office 365. You will get an overview of Office 365 Email and Calendar, along with what you need to know about the migration process. Some technical aspects will also be covered.

Visit https://email.stanford.edu for more information.



Join us via BlueJeans Video Conferencing:
https://bluejeans.com/610940828

To join via Browser:
https://bluejeans.com/610940828/browser

To join with Lync:
https://bluejeans.com/610940828/lync

To join via Cisco Jabber Video:
https://bluejeans.com/610940828/jabber

To join via Room System:
Video Conferencing System: bjn.vc -or- 199.48.152.152
Meeting ID: 610940828

To join via Phone, dial either:
(408) 740-7256, 1-888-240-2560 (US Toll Free), or (408) 317-9253 (Alternate Number)
(see all numbers - http://bluejeans.com/numbers)

2) Enter Conference ID: 610940828

Jo-Ann Cuevas,
University IT Communications
August 21
3 - 4:30 PM
BlueJeans - Free Video Conferencing at Stanford To be announced

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Last modified July 24, 2015