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Part 4 of 4: Interview with Frances Neilson, Account Manager
for Scotland at JANET(UK)

JANET Collaborate is an online service which enables staff in UK further and education to find colleagues with similar interests and to share and collaborate on projects. It’s a prototype at the moment and JANET are keen to hear views on how they can enhance this service to meet your needs. Further information.

 

Part 3 of 4: Interview with Frances Neilson, Account Manager
for Scotland at JANET(UK)

Skype is a popular VoIP peer to peer communication tool but it has the potential to impact on network traffic and many institutions have banned its use. JANET are currently trialling JANET Talk, an alternative to Skype which will address some of Skype’s issues.

The first trial will begin in April 2008. If you missed the first call to participate in the trial there will be second call in May 2008. Watch this space! Further information.

 

Part 2 of 4: Interview with Frances Neilson, Account Manager
for Scotland at JANET(UK)

JANET txt, a short message service (SMS) is available to JANET connected organisations. The service is provided by PageOne. Further information about JANET txt can be found on the JANET website.