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Video Conferencing

Webex 

Cisco Webex is a real-time video, voice, and chat communications software platform available to Rutgers faculty, staff, and students. It enables users to host and participate in virtual meetings with two or more people securely from anywhere with a reliable internet connection. Webex offers high-definition video, screen sharing, in-meeting chat, voice calling, and document sharing. Webex can be used in conjunction with Cisco codecs (camera systems for meeting and classroom spaces) as well as through a web browser, desktop app, or mobile device app. 

 

Zoom 

Zoom is a real-time video, voice, and chat communications software platform available to Rutgers faculty, staff, and students. It enables users to host and participate in virtual meetings with two or more people securely from anywhere with a reliable internet connection. Zoom offers high-definition video, screen sharing, in-meeting chat, voice calling, and document sharing. 

If you currently have an existing Zoom account with a Rutgers email address or NetID, please review these instructions. To sign up for a new Rutgers Zoom account, please follow these instructions. Additionally, Zoom offers a variety of resources on its help page to guide new users in getting started.