Jitsi Meet

Service: With Jitsi Meet you can set up video conferences. Jitsi Meet is operated by WWU IT and is particularly suitable for smaller meetings with about 10 participants.

Target Group: employees, students

Usage Costs: free of charge

Contact: Hotline

Access: conf.wwu.de

  • Manuals

    Follow our step-by-step instructions or download our Quick Guide: Video Conferencing with Jitsi (PDF) [de] to get all important information about the basic functions of Jitsi Meet. According to DFN, the interim limitations should have been overcome by additional resources by now.

  • Alternatives

    Besides Jitsi Meet we offer several alternatives:

    • WWUzoom: With WWUzoom you can carry out video conferences and digital meetings with up to 300 participants (including screen sharing and chat). Due to its uncomplicated use and high stability even with many participants, the service is suitable for a wide range of communication scenarios, including teaching.
    • DFNconf: The video conferencing service of DFN is based on the software Pexip and is suitable for meetings with up to 23 participants. In addition, DFN also offers a service based on Adobe Connect, which can cover up to 200 participants. It is only available for employees.
    • Telephone conference: Suitable for meetings with about 15 participants, where high stability and easy dial-in are important and no video transmission is required. Can be used by employees only.