New software available – Spring 2014

Since September 2013, both new and the latest versions of software are now available to the Northeastern community in ITS managed labs, on NUnet machines and for local install:

Google Chrome
You asked for it and now the popular internet browser is available in more locations, including the InfoCommons!

  • PC – All ITS managed lab machines and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. Faculty/ Staff – Use Software Center to download.
  • Mac – All ITS managed lab machines and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines.

Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.4
The updated antivirus software that supports through Windows 8.1 and OSX 10.9.

  • PC – All ITS managed lab machines and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. Faculty/ Staff – also available through Software Center.
  • Mac – Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines, use Self-Service.
  • Software downloads on MyNEU: All students, faculty, staff.

SPSS Statistics 22

  • PC – All ITS managed lab machines and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. NUnet Folder: Statistical and Computational
  • Mac – All ITS managed lab machines and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. Faculty/staff – use Self-Service.
  • Software downloads on MyNEU: All students, faculty, staff.

SPSS Amos 22

  • PC – All ITS managed lab machines and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. Faculty/ Staff – Use Software Center to download.
  • Mac – Not available.
  • Software downloads on MyNEU: All students, faculty, staff.

Autodesk AutoCAD 2014
AutoCAD is a software application for 2D and 3D computer-aided design (CAD) and drafting. Please note that AutoCAD 2009 and 2010 have been retired.

  • PC – All ITS managed lab machines and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. NUnet Folder: Design and CAD
  • Mac – Not available.

Autodesk Revit 2014
Revit is building information-modeling software for architects.

  • PC – All ITS managed lab machines and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. NUnet Folder: Design and CAD
  • Mac – Not available.

End Note X7
EndNote is a commercial reference management software package, used to manage bibliographies and references when writing essays and articles.

  • PC – All ITS managed lab machines and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines.
  • Mac – Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. Use Self-Service.
  • Software downloads on MyNEU: All students, faculty, staff.

SAS 9.4 (64-bit systems only)
SAS is a software suite for advanced analytics, business intelligence, data management, and predictive analytics.

  • PC – All ITS managed lab machines and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. NOTE: 32-bit systems must still use SAS 9.3. Faculty/ Staff – Use Software Center to download.
  • Mac – Not available.

ArcGIS 10.2
A platform for designing and managing solutions through the application of geographic knowledge.

  • PC – All ITS managed lab machines, Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines and myApps. NUnet Folder: Design and CAD. Faculty/ Staff – Use Software Center to download.
  • Mac – Not available.

MATLAB 2013b
MATLAB is a high-level language and interactive environment for numerical computation, visualization, and programming.

  • PC – All ITS managed lab machines, Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines and through myApps. NUnet Folder: Statistical and Computational Discovery Cluster
  • Mac – All ITS managed lab machines, Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines and through myApps. Faculty/Staff use Self-Service to download.

Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite Ultimate 2014 (formerly MAYA)
Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite is used to produce high quality entertainment content with 3D animation software.

  • PC – All DMC machines
  • Mac – All DMC machines

Rhino 5 3-D
Rhino is a 3-D modeling software, used for industrial design, architecture, CAD/CAM, multimedia, graphic design, and other applications.

  • PC – InfoCommons and DMC lab machines, and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. NUnet Folder: Department Applications – Architecture
  • Mac – Not available.

Sorenson Squeeze Standard 9.0
Sorenson Squeeze is a compression suite for video.

  • PC- Not applicable.
  • Mac – All DMC machines and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. Faculty/Staff use Self-Service to download.

DrRacket
DrRacket is a developmental environment for Racket, a general purpose, multi-paradigm programming language in the Lisp/Scheme family.

  • PC – Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. NUnet Folder: CCIS Applications

MassCHIP 3.0
MassCHIP is an information service developed by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health that provides free, online access to health and social indicators and demographic data sets, from which users can generate reports.

  • PC – All ITS managed lab machines, Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines, and myApps. NUnet Folder: Department Applications – Bouve
  • Mac – Not available.

Google Earth Pro
Google Earth Pro is a 3D interactive globe that can be used to aid planning, analysis and decision making.

  • PC – DMC lab machines, and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines. NUnet Folder: Design and CAD
  • Mac – DMC lab machines, and Faculty/Staff NUnet imaged machines.

Lightroom 5
Adobe Photoshop photo editing tool with integrated workflow for importing, managing, editing and sharing digital photos.

  • PC – Not available.
  • Mac – DMC lab machines.
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