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ISC Networking and Telecommunications Email Services

ISC Networking & Telecommunications offers two email services:

Select Zimbra if your organization:

  • supports a mix of PC, Mac or Linux clients for mail.
  • does not depend on third-party client access to a calendar system. The Zimbra web client has full-featured calendar support. There is limited support for other third-party clients at this time and separate credentials are required for calendar access.
  • depends on ISC's recommended authentication platform, Kerberos.
  • is a school that wishes to allow students to self-provision accounts.
  • wishes to suport only a full-featured web client that works in any modern browser, or the same cross-platform client.
  • considers cost a strong factor in your decision making.

Select Exchange if your organization:

  • supports a majority of PC clients. Microsoft Entourage provides access to Exchange services for Mac users, but there are substantial feature gaps between Entourage and Outlook.
  • does not depend on ISC's recommended authentication platform, Kerberos.
  • has webmail users who primarily use the Internet Explorer browser. Other browsers offer less functionality with Outlook Web Access.
  • does not consider cost a strong factor in your decision making.

Select both services if your organization:

  • has a mix of business users, faculty, and students, and you support different classes of service for those constituencies.
  • does not require full-featured scheduling across platforms and across services.
Consult with ISC regarding your service selection if there are mitigating factors not listed here.

Service Alerts

Zimbra Service Alerts

Update: 11:35am The server has been rebooted and queued mail is being delivered.
2/27/2015, 11:30am One of our four mailbox servers is unresponsive. We are trying to reboot the server to restore service. This outage affects only the users on the one server. We will update this page as we can.

Exchange Service Notification

Exchange Account Management and Exchange Account Services
Thursday, Feb 26, 2015 - 5PM to 6PM Exchange Account Management and Exchange Account Services will unavailable due to scheduled software updates.
Date: Thursday, Feb 26, 2015
Start time: 5:00 PM
Duration: 60 minutes
Building(s) Affected: Entire Campus
Service(s) Affected: Exchange Account Management and Exchange Account Services
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