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 **Based on the positive experiences,​ Zoom seems to be a reasonable choice as a supplement to BigBlueButton.** **Based on the positive experiences,​ Zoom seems to be a reasonable choice as a supplement to BigBlueButton.**
    
-Alternatively,​ Microsoft teams is also being considered and discussions are underway to implement it. WebEx has not proven itself internationally for lectures. This impression is also strengthened by the fact that a majority of universities in Germany and internationally seem to be using Zoom. Also the DFN-Verein had announced that due to the lack of perspectives they would like to negotiate a zoom contract with their own offer DFNConf to offer this. However, this goal has been shattered, as Zoom does not want to conclude such national contracts at the moment and is instead looking for individual contracts with universities.The GWDG has therefore negotiated a campus agreement for Zoom for the University and Medical Centre Göttingen. In principle, Zoom also offers the option that the servers used are in Germany or are operated on-premise at the customer'​s premises. These options are naturally preferred and pursued by the GWDG. However,​these options could not be realised in the short term for the summer semester 2020. The Zoom company is currently in negotiations with many universities and cannot meet individual requirements.+Alternatively,​ Microsoft teams is also being considered and discussions are underway to implement it. WebEx has not proven itself internationally for lectures. This impression is also strengthened by the fact that a majority of universities in Germany and internationally seem to be using Zoom. Also the DFN-Verein had announced that due to the lack of perspectives they would like to negotiate a zoom contract with their own offer DFNConf to offer this. However, this goal has been shattered, as Zoom does not want to conclude such national contracts at the moment and is instead looking for individual contracts with universities.The GWDG has therefore negotiated a campus agreement for Zoom for the University and Medical Centre Göttingen. ​Zoom also offers the option to run so-called Meeting Connectors on GWDG servers. The GWDG has created an environment for the GWDG (gwdg.zoom.us) and for the  
 +University of Göttingen (uni-goettingen.zoom.us). These two environments are currently in test operation. If you would like to participate in this test, please send an email to support@gwdg.de,​ so that we can activate your account. The company Zoom is currently in negotiations with many universities and cannot fulfill individual requirements. 
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 +In principle, Zoom also offers the option that the servers used are in Germany or are operated on-premise at the customer'​s premises. These options are naturally preferred and pursued by the GWDG. However,​these options could not be realised in the short term for the summer semester 2020. The Zoom company is currently in negotiations with many universities and cannot meet individual requirements.
  
 ===Microsoft Teams=== ===Microsoft Teams===