The Harz University of Applied Sciences offers students free or discounted software. In addition, you can find recommendations for external programmes here.
The browser Mozilla Firefox offers simple operation and a multitude of expansion options through add-ons. In addition, Firefox is customizable and offers a high level of data protection. The popularity of Firefox is due to the fact that it is not subject to large corporations such as Microsoft or Google.
A web conference is a meeting organized on the Internet between participants who work together on documents, make presentations or use or introduce applications. All participants can follow what is currently taking place on the moderator's desktop. The moderator's role can be changed flexibly during the session.
Further information can be found on the IT Service Centre homepage under Conference Systems (in German)
GigaMove offers the possibility to exchange large files easily and quickly, which cannot be sent as email attachments due to their size.
With GigaMove data can be provided or requested. Each person has 10GB of memory space available. GigaMove also automatically scans uploaded files for viruses.
At the Kaspersky Student Store (see glossary, in German) you can get up to 50% discount if you are a pupil, student, lecturer or teacher on some selected protection programmes for your devices.
Click on "Verify with our partner asknet AG" and fill in the mandatory fields. Then select the federal state and educational institution. Next, you will be asked to begin verification. Log in with your username and password. Kaspersky will now send an email to the email address you provided, in which you should click on the link. The discount will then be valid for the store.
Office Professional Plus
Information about the installation of Office for employees and students can be found here after login.