Within the web interface to gmail, you can access person to person video conferencing right within the browser.
Videoconferencing and bridging room based and desktop video conferencing is a key interest of IT. We're exploring multiple new technologies to help make this a reality. If you have feedback or ideas, send it to collaborate at lbl.gov. More information is available in this blog post.
Visit gmail.lbl.gov, click on a contact, and click the video camera icon.
You'll need to do a one time download as well.
More information is here.
If you need a webcam, contact your local support and/or order one from CDW/US Falcon via ebuy. They have a wide selection of cameras to choose from.
Gmail is a fully supported product. Help is available at the Google Apps Help Center and by contacting the Help Desk.
At the Help Center, you'll find in depth information and tutorials which explain how to get the most out of Gmail, including voice and video chat.
Recently Updated in the Google Apps Help Center:
- The service is part of the Berkeley Lab Technology Resource Kit and is provided to all employees and affiliates at no recharge.