What features are included?
OneDrive is now included with your CIT account. OneDrive offers 1TB of cloud-based storage so your CIT files will be accessible from any device.
Office Web Apps are now available through your CIT account. This means you have free online access to the Microsoft Office suite of web applications such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint directly within any internet Browser. These Office Web Apps and OneDrive for Business allow you to work on, access, and share your documents through your web browser.
How does this affect my account
Your CIT email account is now synced into Office 365.
Your email, OneDrive, Office Web Apps and the ProPlus offering are licensed as standard against your account.
Your CIT email account now 100GB of mail storage as well as 1TB of secure file storage using OneDrive.
How to I Log-in?
Navigate to http://outlook.com/cit.ie Enter your username and password and access will be achieved.Continue to use firstname.lastname@example.org as your username.
How will I access OneDrive for Business and Microsoft Office Web Apps?
OneDrive for Business, as well as the Microsoft Office Web Apps, will be accessible from the app launcher directly within your CIT Office 365 account.
Can i access these cloud services via my Phone or Tablet?
You can utilise all of these services via apps on your phone or tablet. Download any of the apps from the device providers app store. Both Android and Apple app stores have Outlook, word, excel, Powerpoint and OneDrive applications available free of charge. To access any of these services via any application you will need to enter your current active CIT credentials.
Where will my data be stored?
Your data will be stored in Microsoft’s European data centres. Microsoft Office 365 is regularly independently audited and certified against several Information Security and Data Protection standards including ISO270001,
Safe Harbor Framework and the EU Model clauses. If you would like further information Microsoft’s Office 365 Trust Centre provides additional detail of the security, privacy and compliance features of Office 365.