There are various options for conferencing and communications at the University. Use the comparison table below to compare products.

 

Product Third-party hosted Breakouts Multiple presenters UoP supported Max participants Max viewable grid participants

Zoom logo

300 49

Skype logo

250 9

Webex Meetings logo

1000 25

Webex Training logo

1000 25

Webex Events logo

3000 25

Google Meet logo

A workaround is required for presenters and participants and no camera functionality

Everyone is a presenter

100 25

Google Classroom logo

Google Classroom uses Google Meet

A workaround is required for presenters and participants and no camera functionality

 

Not made available to staff

16

Moodle logo

Webex Training is plugged into Moodle

Only through Webex as a live session, it has a built-in live text chat and asynchronous forum board

As people can be listed as lecturers in Moodle and all share access, but it is not a live chat tool but a VLE for hosting material

 

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