Software Directory

This Software Directory is a collection of the most commonly requested software titles at Vol State. If you require software for your professional needs that is not included on this page, please open a software request ticket via our self-service portal.

Adobe Acrobat Pro DC
Adobe Creative Cloud
Apple iLife
Autodesk AutoCAD
 

Mathematica (by Wolfram)
MATLAB
Microsoft Office
Microsoft Windows
 

Microsoft Office

Office is Microsoft’s productivity suite which includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher*, Access*, OneNote and Skype for Business. The suite is pre-installed on all campus-owned computers. Current Vol State faculty and staff can also purchase Windows for a substantial discount through On The Hub.

*Microsoft Access & Publisher are not included with Office for Mac.

  • Current Version: Office 2016
  • Platforms: Windows, Mac
  • Request for Faculty/Staff Device: Open software request ticket or install via self-service on your PC
  • Request for Student Lab Device: Open software request ticket
  • Home Use Eligibility: Faculty and Staff
  • Obtain for Home Use: Faculty and staff can sign-in to Office 365 to download

Microsoft Windows

Windows is a family of operating systems developed by Microsoft, and comes pre-installed on all campus-owned PCs. Current Vol State faculty and staff can also purchase Windows for a substantial discount through On The Hub.

  • Current Version: Windows 7/Windows 10
  • Platforms: Windows
  • Request for Faculty/Staff Device: Pre-installed on all campus computers
  • Request for Student Lab Device: Pre-installed on all campus computers
  • Home Use Eligibility: Faculty and Staff (employees only; does not cover non-employees)
  • Obtain for Home Use: Faculty and staff can purchase a copy by visiting the On The Hub website

Adobe Acrobat Pro DC

Adobe Acrobat is a family of application software and Web services developed by Adobe Systems to view, create, manipulate, print and manage files in Portable Document Format (PDF). Our contract license for Creative Cloud includes the applications only, and does NOT include the data storage component of Creative Cloud. This means that you must save your work to a local, network or removable drive.

  • Current Version: Acrobat Pro DC 2017
  • Platforms: Windows, Mac
  • Request for Faculty/Staff Device: Open software request ticket or install via self-service on your PC
  • Request for Student Lab Device: Open software request ticket (lab coordinator only)
  • Home Use Eligibility: Faculty and Staff (employees only; does not cover non-employees)
  • Obtain for Home Use: Faculty and staff can purchase a copy by visiting the On The Hub website
Please Note: Once purchased for home use, Adobe Creative Cloud apps can be installed à la carte. Before installing an Adobe app, however, it is highly recommended that you ensure your computer meets the System Requirements to run the application.

Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Creative Cloud is a software as a service offering from Adobe Systems that gives users access to a collection of software developed by Adobe for graphic design, video editing, web development, photography, and cloud services. The apps included in the Adobe CC Full package are listed below. Our contract license for Creative Cloud includes the applications only, and does NOT include the data storage component of Creative Cloud. This means that you must save your work to a local, network or removable drive.

  • Current Version: Creative Cloud 2018
  • Included Apps: Acrobat Pro DC, After Effects CC, Animate CC and Mobile Device Packaging, Audition CC, Bridge CC, Dreamweaver CC, Edge Animate CC, Edge Inspect CC, Edge Reflow CC, Extension Manager CC, Fireworks CC, Flash Builder Premium, Gaming SDK 1.4, Illustrator CC, InCopy CC, InDesign CC, Lightroom CC, Media Encoder CC, Muse CC, Photoshop CC, Prelude CC, Premiere Pro CC, Scout CC, SpeedGrade CC
  • Platforms: Windows, Mac
  • Request for Faculty/Staff Device: Open software request ticket or install via self-service on your PC
  • Request for Student Lab Device: Open software request ticket
  • Home Use Eligibility: Faculty and Staff (employees only; does not cover non-employees)
  • Obtain for Home Use: Faculty and staff can purchase a copy by visiting the On The Hub website
Please Note: Once purchased for home use, Adobe Creative Cloud apps can be installed à la carte. Before installing an Adobe app, however, it is highly recommended that you ensure your computer meets the System Requirements to run the application.

Apple iLife

iMovie and GarageBand, formerly known as iLife and Apple Creativity Apps (as it is still commonly called), is a suite of software applications for Mac OS X and iOS developed by Apple Inc. for organizing, editing, and publishing photos, movies, and music. The suite is pre-installed on all campus-owned Macs.

  • Current Version: iMovie: 10  GarageBand: 10
  • Platforms: Mac
  • Request for Faculty/Staff Device: Pre-installed on all campus Macs
  • Request for Student Lab Device: Pre-installed on all campus Macs
  • Home Use Eligibility: Not available for home use
  • Obtain for Home Use: Not available for home use

Autodesk AutoCAD

Campus licensed application for 2D and 3D computer aided design (CAD) and drafting.

  • Current Version: 2018
  • Platforms: Windows
  • Request for Faculty/Staff Device: Open software request ticket*
  • Request for Student Lab Device: Open software request ticket
  • Home Use Eligibility: Not available for home use
  • Obtain for Home Use: Not available for home use

*Restricted to faculty instructors teaching Autodesk and limited campus staff.

Mathematica (by Wolfram)

Mathematica is a symbolic mathematical computation program, sometimes called a computer algebra program, used in many scientific, engineering, mathematical, and computing fields.

  • Current Version: 10
  • Platforms: Windows
  • Request for Faculty/Staff Device: Open software request ticket or install via self-service on your PC
  • Request for Student Lab Device: Open software request ticket
  • Home Use Eligibility: Not available for home use
  • Obtain for Home Use: Not available for home use

MATLAB

MATLAB (matrix laboratory) is a multi-paradigm numerical computing environment and fourth-generation programming language. A proprietary programming language developed by MathWorks, MATLAB allows matrix manipulations, plotting of functions and data, implementation of algorithms, creation of user interfaces, and interfacing with programs written in other languages, including C, C++, Java, Fortran and Python. 

  • Current Version: 2015
  • Platforms: Windows, Mac
  • Request for Faculty/Staff Device: Open software request ticket 
  • Request for Student Lab Device: Open software request ticket
  • Home Use Eligibility: Not available for home use
  • Obtain for Home Use: Not available for home use

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Article ID: 53855
Created
Mon 5/14/18 4:54 PM
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Wed 3/13/19 11:57 AM