January 25, 2011

New Windows Live Partnership

Vanderbilt University is pleased to announce a partnership with Microsoft to offer VU Live SkyDrive and VU Office Live to all Vanderbilt faculty and staff starting this week.

Vanderbilt faculty and staff can now access the following Microsoft Live@edu applications with their VUnetID and ePassword.

VU Live:
SkyDrive: https://skydrive.vanderbilt.edu/ - offers 25 GB of storage, the ability to organize, and download your files, photos and favorites and access them from any computer with an Internet connection. Share photos and files that you create, collaborate on documents or display photos and files that you create. VU Live SkyDrive combines the features of Office Live Workspace with the ability to create and edit documents.

Office Live: https://officelive.vanderbilt.edu/ - extends your Microsoft Office experience to the Web where you can work with documents and share them to collaborate right on the website where the document is stored. Office Live Web apps make it easy, giving you the familiar Microsoft Office interface.

Outlook Live & Messenger: https://outlooklive.vanderbilt.edu/ – Are not available to faculty and staff.

For additional information please see the VU Live FAQ page at http://its.vanderbilt.edu/vulive/faq.