The Department of Telecommunications provides videoconferencing and satellite link services to the faculty and staff at the University of Miami. These multimedia communications services use video, computing and communication technologies as an interactive tool to allow people to meet face-to-face and participate in virtual meetings throughout the world.
Videoconferencing enables point-to-point interactive video communication through the use of data lines, video cameras, document cameras, and console equipment.
The University's satellite downlink facilities will provide service to all buildings currently furnished with a broadband tap. Satellite provides the ability to view seminars offered by large corporations.
For information on UM's videoconferencing and satellite link services, please call (305) 284-6565, option 4.