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Description of the Service of Videoconference

What is videoconferencing?

Videoconferencing is the technique that allows a group of two or more persons located in distant places to carry out meetings as if they were in the same physical location front. Participants can hear, see and interact in real time with what the quality of the communication with respect to which only uses audio (telephone) increases considerably.

This exchange of information has been traditionally based on the voice (captured with a microphone) and the video (captured with a camera) of the participants although currently with the settlement of the H239 standard and the incorporation of this videoconference equipment is added a new flow of additional video, normally, the signal of a computer. In this way, it is currently normal during a videoconference, we can see in separate displays video of the rapporteur and that of your computer.

What is this service?

Through this service you can:

  • technically organizing a videoconference with one (point-to-point videoconference) or more sites (multi-point videoconferencing).
  • participate in a videoconference organized elsewhere.


Furthermore, this service can be used to carry out videoconferences of different types such as:

  • Coordination meetings.
  • Interviews.
  • Conducting examinations of any kind. In the case of doctoral theses, the Organization of the event will be channeled through DPSC.
  • Receipt of educational classes where the teacher gives the class from another place.
  • Issuance of educational classes where the teacher is here but part or all the students is in another place.
  • etc.

The service hours

The videoconferencing service is offered from 8.30 to 20.00 hours.

Computing Service of videoconference service


Universidad de Alicante
Carretera de San Vicente del Raspeig s/n
03690 San Vicente del Raspeig
Alicante (Spain)

Tel: (+34) 96 590 3400

Fax: (+34) 96 590 3464

For further information: informacio@ua.es, and for enquiries on this web server: webmaster@ua.es

Carretera San Vicente del Raspeig s/n - 03690 San Vicente del Raspeig - Alicante - Tel. 96 590 3400 - Fax 96 590 3464