University of Zurich

Finding quicker, more effective ways to connect bright minds

Published on 5 Nov 2015

Our IBM solutions help us to enhance academic life at the university.

Roberto Mazzoni, Head of User IT Services, University of Zurich

Customer
University of Zurich

Industry
Education

Deployment country
Switzerland

Partner
Belsoft

Overview

The University of Zurich is one of the leading research universities in Europe and offers the widest range of courses in Switzerland. It serves 26,000 students across seven faculties and employs more than 6,000 staff.

Business need
To help the University of Zurich flourish academically, staff and students must be able to collaborate efficiently and effectively, and work productively anywhere, anytime.

Solution
The university enriched its collaboration hub with a new solution that supports file sharing, wikis, blogs, forums and online communities, fostering teamwork within academic and administrative circles.

Benefits
Supports closer collaboration, helping staff and students work together to achieve greater academic success.

Components

IBM products and services that were used in this case study.

Software
IBM Connections Suite, IBM Sametime, IBM Notes Traveler, IBM Notes, IBM Domino, IBM iNotes

Solution
Educ: Open and Aligned Learning, Collaboration Solutions (ICS) - Social Mail - Mail & Collaboration, IBM Collaboration Solutions, Mobile, Social Business Framework, Social Business for Expertise and Knowledge

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