Tag Archives: Software

Time to say goodbye – important technology retirements

Windows XP – retiring April 8, 2014 Microsoft has announced that support for Windows XP will end in 2014. Faculty, staff and labs currently using computers running Windows XP will need to upgrade to Windows 7 by April 8, 2014. The ITS Spring 2014 Windows 7 standard image configuration is available and offers the latest software to […]

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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 […]

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Important new antivirus software on myNEU. Download it now!

Download the latest FREE antivirus software to help protect your computer (PC and Mac) now from myNEU. Why should I upgrade to the new Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1.4 antivirus software? It is FREE. This version has new, enhanced security features that are important to keeping your computer safe. In recent weeks Cryptolocker, a form of malware, has become more prevalent. […]

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New destination for locating software for local download on NUnet image PCs

If you are using a computer in an ITS managed lab or a faculty/staff member with a NUnet imaged PC, there is a new place to look for software available for local download - Software Center. While many software applications are already installed on NUnet imaged PC, sometimes licensing and other factors make it necessary to […]

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Latest version of Mathematica released to the Northeastern community

Mathematica 9, a computational software program used for calculations, modeling, and research, is now accessible to Northeastern students, faculty and staff. The new version boasts many enhancements including social network analysis, 3D volumetric and out-of-core image processing and System wide support for units. Wolfram details the updates in this video. Additionally there have been key performance and […]

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New software available to the Northeastern community

Since last May, both new and the latest versions of software are now available in ITS managed labs: Mathematica 9 The latest version of the computation software program boasts lots of new features, as outlined in this ITS blog post. PC – NUnet: Statistical and Computational Mac – All ITS managed lab machines. Faculty and Staff […]

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