OneDrive for Business versus OneDrive

OneDrive for Business is not the same as the commercial OneDrive service that Microsoft offers to individuals for personal online file storage. OneDrive for Business provides online storage for your University of Akron work documents and enables file sharing with your colleagues and students.  You should NOT store personal files in your University OneDrive for Business.

Acceptable Use Guidelines for OneDrive for Business

OneDrive for Business is a convenient cloud based storage system for your work related files. Although OneDrive for Business is the endorsed cloud file sharing solution for the University, there are security practices that still must be followed to ensure the service is being used properly.

Listed below are recommendations for storing and sharing files in OneDrive.