Stockholm University

What does this mean?

The decision means that all employees within the central administration have new simplified email addresses, according to the following pattern:
In cases where two people have the same first and last name, potential confusion will be avoided by giving the newer employee the opportunity to add an extra letter to the email address, along the following lines:
The new e-mail addresses will be automatically updated in the staff directory SUKAT and do not need to be managed separately.
The old e-mail addresses will continue to function alongside the new ones until 31 August 2012.
Function addresses will remain unchanged
Function addresses used by various central offices are handled separately and will not be affected by these changes. More details will be available at a later stage concerning possible changes to the system for function addresses.