Category Archives: 2011 November/December Newsletter

EndNote X5 is now available

Use EndNote X5 to search online bibliographic databases, organize references, images and PDFs in any language, and create bibliographies and figure lists instantly. To access EndNote X5, follow the appropriate directions below: On your NUnet PC computer, go to Start-> All Programs-> References and you will see EndNote X4 or X5 available for use. If […]

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Classroom Technology Upgrades and Improvements

Starting in the Spring of 2011, Information Technology Services upgraded, enhanced or created 36 classrooms with new audio visual equipment along with new computers. The technology improvements were based on need, size and configuration of the classroom. The new or updated classrooms are located in Behrakis, Churchill, Ell, Richards, Ryder, Shillman, Snell Library, Robinson, and […]

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Faculty and Staff Email System Upgrade

Early next year, Information Technology Services will be upgrading our faculty and staff email system to Exchange 2010. Exchange 2010 brings notably significant improvements to Outlook Web Access, now called Outlook Web App, and infrastructure updates that enable it to more tightly integrate with the latest versions of Office, SharePoint and Lync. In preparation for […]

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SharePoint 2010 and The Ribbon

One of the biggest changes in the latest version of SharePoint is the addition of the familiar Microsoft ribbon. The ribbon provides a shortcut to many useful features, some of which are outlined below. Note: for some of these you will need the appropriate permissions and/or Internet Explorer to be able to utilize them. To […]

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Stata 12 and Autocad 2012 available for Spring Semester

Stata 12 Northeastern has negotiated an agreement with Stata so that Stata can be distributed to both NUnet imaged PCs and Macs this Spring. It will also be available in our research UNIX environment. Stata is a statistical package that provides data analysis, data management, and graphics. For more information, see the Stata website. AutoCAD […]

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MATLAB 2011b is now available

The latest version of MATLAB is now available for faculty and staff to use. To access MATLAB on NUnet, follow the instructions for the appropriate operating system: Windows XP Go to Start–> Programs–> Statistical and Computational You will see MATLAB available for use Windows 7 Go to Start-> All Programs-> Statistical and Computational You will […]

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