Useful Services and Information

Useful Services and Information

HFS Backup Service

The HFS backup service is available for free to Oxford University staff, senior members and postgraduates on Windows, Mac, Linux and Unix. For further information:

https://help.it.ox.ac.uk/hfs/index

University’s Information Security site

The University’s information security team has lots of advice on a range of subjects from how to stay safe online, to how to secure your mobile devices:

https://www.infosec.ox.ac.uk/want

OneDrive Cloud Storage

As part of Nexus365 each account is given access to 5TB of storage in OneDrive (Microsoft’s cloud storage service). You can either log into a OneDrive client using your University email address or via web mail. For further information:

https://help.it.ox.ac.uk/nexus365/onedrive-business

For advice on using cloud services safely:

https://www.infosec.ox.ac.uk/use-cloud-services-safely

Computer Hardware Breakdown Service

IT services offers a breakdown cover service. For information on costs and how to sign up:

https://help.it.ox.ac.uk/breakdown/index

Apple Hardware Service

IT Services is an Apple Authorized Service Provider (AASP). For information on how to use the service and prices please see:

https://help.it.ox.ac.uk/helpcentre/aasp/index

Your Email and Finishing at Oxford

The following guide contains useful information regarding what happens to your email address when finishing your studies here at Oxford:

https://help.it.ox.ac.uk/iam/registration/finishing_at_oxford/email