Your PennKey password can now connect you to the Internet at hundreds of institutions in 71 countries. Eduroam is a service that allows students, faculty, and staff to use their own institution's credentials to connect wirelessly and securely to the Internet while visiting other participating institutions. Read more.
PennO365 is a collaboration platform that provides a full-featured email system with integrated calendaring. PennO365 will become available to SAS faculty and staff in 2015 and will ultimately replace our facstaff.sas email and MeetingMaker calendar systems.
Key features include:
- Convenient web and desktop access to your email and integrated calendar.
- Full-featured web interface for accessing email and calendar (Outlook Web App)
- Access from mobile devices, including iOS and Android-based phones and tablets.
- Integrated anti-spam tools
Many faculty want students to use computers for taking quizzes or tests, but also want to prevent access to the internet or other resources during the test. The Respondus Lockdown Browser is a special web browser that students can use when taking tests in Canvas. Once a test is started, students are locked into it until they submit it for grading; they are unable to access other web sites or programs.