Adobe’s shift to a Creative Cloud subscription model has changed how licenses for Adobe products are acquired. The move to Creative Cloud is a universal change that affects all Adobe customers and here is a rundown of how you can now purchase Adobe products on the CU-Boulder campus.
As is the case with most new operating system releases, there are initially a number of incompatibilities with commonly used applications and this is also the case with Windows 8. The Office of Information Technology (OIT) recommends upgrading only when applications that you commonly use are supported and compatible. Also, a general familiarity with the new Metro interface is strongly encouraged before upgrading to Windows 8.
R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. The R language is widely used among statisticians for developing statistical software and data analysis. It is well supported and runs on a wide variety of UNIX platforms, Windows and Mac OS X.
R is an increasingly popular alternative, for many purposes, to the commercial statistical packages like SPSS, SAS, and Stata. A growing number of courses either teach R or encourage its use.
As is the case with most new operating system releases, there are initially a number of incompatibilities with commonly used applications and Mountain Lion is no exception. OIT recommends upgrading only when applications that you commonly use are supported and compatible.
Fetch is used to make secure file transfers with other systems, using an intuitive and convenient GUI.
Open the downloaded DMG file, and copy "Fetch.app" into your Mac's Applications folder. After closing the DMG file, run the Fetch for the first time and enter the license key when it is requested.
Listed below are known issues related to Mobile Devices and their use with campus services, as well as possible workarounds and/or progress toward resolution of the issues. If the suggested workarounds do not help you, or if you are having any issue at all, contact the IT Service Center at email@example.com or call 303-735-4357 (5-HELP from a campus phone).
Learn how to keep your Macintosh system up-to-date and therefore protected from security vulnerabilities.
Do you have laptop protection? Make your laptop a less inviting target by registering it with CU-Boulder.
If you’re like most people, your laptop is an indispensable tool in your teaching, learning or research endeavors. Having your laptop and all the information on it stolen would be a huge setback. This is why the CU-Boulder offers laptop registration.
Learn how to keep your Windows system up-to-date and therefore protected from security vulnerabilities.
SkillSoft is your online training resource containing self-paced online and instructor-led training on a variety of topics, as well as access to a vast library via the Books 24x7 program. Best of all, you can access it all at no cost through the campus portal for Faculty, Staff and Student Employees.
Stata is available for purchase at reduced rates via a "GradPlan" at the CU-Boulder campus, by students, faculty, and staff. (Note: CU-Denver is also a participating campus for Stata's GradPlan.)
Orders are picked up on campus. Include your colorado.edu email address when ordering, and you will be contacted by a StataCorp sales person with campus pick up time and location. Typically orders are available for pick up within 3 business days.
The University has a site license for the following Oracle software products:
AutoCAD is a CAD (Computer Aided Design or Computer Aided Drafting) software application for 2D and 3D design and drafting. It is developed and sold by Autodesk, Inc.
LabVIEW is lab software used to interface with input signals from instrumentation, to record and display and analyze signal data.
NVivo is research software that is used for qualitative analysis of rich text documents (and even multimedia data) including linking, shaping, searching, and modeling. NVivo 10 is the current version, released in 2012.