On this page you can find a selection of IT resources which are available for the researchers of IZA. In addition, our IT department offers a comprehensive set of research related services at the econ.tools website. We suggest to check both – econ.tools and the page that you are on right now.

Web Services

IZA Cloud

This is the data cloud for IZA. You can sync files to all your devices and share within the institution or externally. You can use the cloud space by either your browser or by suitable sync clients for your operating systems. To get access for yourself or a collaborator please contact techsupport@iza.org.


OnlyOffice

This is a feature of the IZA-Cloud. MS-Office like applications for browser based work and collaboration.


IZA-Webmail

This is the webmail client to the IZA Email, Calendar and more service. To get access please contact techsupport@iza.org.


Surveymonkey

This is the online-survey provider for IZA. To get access please contact surveymonkey@iza.org.


Address Database

Consolidated address and person repository of IZA. To get access please contact techsupport@iza.org.


Datasets

Survey data, administrative data and experimental data repository service for self-determined documentation, upload and publication of research data. To get access please contact idsc@iza.org.


Status-Dashboard

This is the Status Dashboard for web services. Get latest updates about service availability and feel free to subscribe to update email notifications.

Desktop Services

Stata

Stata is a general-purpose statistical software package. To get access to a powerful Stata compute server please contact techsupport@iza.org.


Python

Python is an interpreted, high-level, general-purpose programming language that can also be used as a statistical software. To get access to a to suitable IDE and package manager please contact techsupport@iza.org.


OCR Software

Optical Character Recognition Software to digitalize analog written texts. To get access please contact techsupport@iza.org.


Git-Client

Client software for the distributed version-control system Git. To get access please contact techsupport@iza.org.


Mendeley-Client

Mendeley is an academic reference manager. To get access please contact techsupport@iza.org.


R(-Studio)

R is a programming language and software environment for statistical computing. To get access please contact techsupport@iza.org.


LaTeX

LaTeX is a high-quality typesetting system. To get access to a to suitable IDE and package manager please contact techsupport@iza.org.


Remote-Desktop

Citrix based Remote Desktop Service to use IZA IT resources from remote. To get access please contact techsupport@iza.org.

Office Services

WiFi

To get access to the institute and guest WiFi please see your member login on the IZA website or get in contact with techsupport@iza.org.


Telephony

To get information and manuals about the IZA IP based telephony system please visit help-telephony.iza.org.

Media Technology

Clevertouch

Clevertouch is a multi-input touch TV with a build in Windows and Android PC. Presenting from a notebook or via Clickshare is just as possible as creating annotations with the existing pens. If you have questions or problems using a Clevertouch please contact techsupport@iza.org.


Clickshare

In every conference room is a Clickshare device for wireless presenting. Presenting is possible via Apple Airplay, Google Chrome Cast and the USB dongels for Windows and Mac devices. If you have questions or problems using a Clickshare please contact techsupport@iza.org.


Skype Equipment

In every conference room is a Logitech Group camera and microphone combination for skype-video or generic PC base videoconferences. If you have questions or problems using a Logitech Group setup please contact techsupport@iza.org.


Various

For special cases there are various features that can be used.

  • Full video and/or audio recording of a video- conference

  • Different types of microphones for conferences

  • IP based videoconference system

If you plan to use such a feature please contact techsupport@iza.org.