In this context, cloud services refer to services offered by a public service provider on the Internet. These services include
- storage services, such as Dropbox, Skydrive and Google Drive
- email services, such as Hotmail and Gmail
- communications services, such as Skype
- social networking services, such as Facebook.
Our staff members are allowed to utilise web-based cloud services in their work. However, the users are personally responsible for the data they store in the services as well as making backup copies for them. Services requiring software installations on the workstations are not supported.
Take a look at how users have evaluated different cloud services: https://wiki.eduuni.fi/display/cloudguide/Cloud+Guide