USC provides a number of technological solutions and tools to support communication, collaboration and data security. We’ve narrowed down a short list of preferred tools.

About the Tool Primary Functions

How is it being used?

  • Video Conference Tool
  • Virtual meetings make it easy to meet no matter where participants are working
  • Zoom can sync with Outlook to generate a virtual meeting invitation automatically
  • Instant Messaging
  • Collaboration
  • Interact live in our dedicated workspace
  • Organize and archive conversations
  • Create and manage channels by topic, process or project
Google Drive
  • Document management and sharing
  • Real-time editing and collaboration
  • Other features include forms, sites and calendars
  • File storage and customizable sharing permissions
  • Collaboratively edit a document, spreadsheet or presentation


  • Document storage and sharing tool
  • Real-time editing and collaboration
  • Share project documents within and across teams
  • Link to documents from websites
  • Track views and downloads of documents