Service

Description: 

Nextcloud is an open source, NWU hosted cloud storage solution with file share and communication capabilities. It enables you to access and sync your files, as well as communicate and collaborate.

Please note that this service is not for
databases and Groupwise archives.

Cost: 
Free
This Service is Available to: 
Staff

Support

Operating System

Windows 7: 
Full
Windows 8: 
Full
Windows 10: 
Full
IOS: 
Full
Android: 
Full

Web Browser

IE: 
Excluded
Firefox: 
Full
Chrome: 
Full

Service Targets

Inclusions: 

All permanent staff members will automatically have access to Nextcloud. Post-Doctoral Fellowships added on request.

Students: Masters, Doctoral Students on request.

User Responsibilities

How to request this service: 

Staff: Login in to nextcloud.nwu.ac.za to get access.
Students and Post-Docs: Send an email to
martin.dreyer@nwu.ac.za or
vernon.strong@nwu.ac.za
to request access to the service.

 

How to report a problem with the service: 

Log a ticket or contact your IT Service Desk.

Other Resources

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