We have a large range of software applications available for students and staff. Below is a list of install instructions, training and help for various software titles.

You can launch many of these applications on your Windows PC via our AppsAnywhere service. We also have a wide range of Mac software available for installation.




The Software Catalogue below displays a list of the major software packages used at Lancaster University to support students and staff. As the licences for the software packages vary from package to package, the software catalogue is designed to provide up to date information on software that is available to you and how to access it. Please select the relevant category of software for information on what is available.


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 Academic support
 Acrobat Reader

Software title:

Adobe Reader 19.010.20091

Description:

Adobe Reader is a free PDF reader. Adobe Reader allows to read and print PDF documents on the web and on your computer.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

Adobe Reader is free to use by anyone

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Annual proprietary licence.

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Automatically made available on all ISS supported and managed devices.

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Anki

Software title:

Anki

Description:

Anki is a program which makes remembering things easy. Anki uses a smart flashcard system and is content-agnostic, the system supports images, audio, videos and scientific markup (via LaTeX)

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Anki is free for anyone to use

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

GNU AGPL licence

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 AppsAnywhere

Software title:

AppsAnywhere

Description:

AppsAnywhere enables Windows applications to streamed to a virtual box and run on a users PC using cloudpaging technology. Apps Anywhere enables us to deliver software to your device on request whilst allowing us to control licensing and access to the applications.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free to use for all Staff and Students to use, on and off-campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal device use permitted

Additional information:


Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Answers support 

Company website:

Company website

 ATLAS.ti

Software title:

ATLAS.ti 8

Description:

ATLAS.ti helps you systematically analyse complex phenomena hidden in text and multimedia data by letting you locate, code, and annotate findings in primary data material, weighing & evaluating their importance, and visualise complex relationships.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Site Licence for Staff and Students for academic research and teaching purposes only. Commercial use is not allowed.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

ATLAS.ti v8 is the only version site licenced

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support         

eLearning - students

eLearning - staff

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 EndNote

Software title:

EndNote

Description:

Bibliographic add on for Microsoft Word to support you with referencing and organising your information sources.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

EndNote is licensed for use by: any member of the University - EITHER - on computers on the campus network - OR - used via Application Jukebox off campus. 'Macs off campus' are therefore NOT currently licensable for Endnote. In August 2019, EndNote will be licensed for personal device use.

Personal device arrangements:

Not currently permitted. This will change in August 2019.

Additional information:

Site licence

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Leximancer

Software title:

Leximancer

Description:

Specialist analytics software for unstructured, qualitative, textual data

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

Site Licence for use and installation by academic staff and students

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Leximancer is available for use and installation by academic staff and students on Windows and Mac devices. Students will automatically have access to it via Apps Anywhere, however academic staff will need to request access to it by raising a service desk ticket. The software is not licensed for University business activities.

Licence code:

Please see Answers page for licence code

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere


Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Mindjet MindManager

Software title:

Mindjet MindManager

Description:

Mindjet Mind Manager is a powerful mind mapping tool for capturing and organising information and ideas. This software can help you organise concepts for projects and assignments.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

ISS has purchased a full staff and student site licence for MindJet Mind Manager. MindJet Mind Manager is available on University computers and for install on personal computers.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Site licence

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Nvivo

Software title:

NVivo Plus

Description:

QSR NVivo Pro is a qualitative analysis application that helps you to analyse unstructured information like documents, surveys, audio, video and pictures. Mac version now available.

Nvivo Plus is purely for Windows devices and includes innovative social network analysis tools.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

Full site licence installable on staff and student PCs. Note - NVivo on Apps Anywhere is on-campus only.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Licensing information

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Panopto

Software title:

Panopto

Description:

Panopto's video platform includes recording (including dynamic screen capture), a portal for storing and managing your videos, a search engine for finding content inside your videos, and interactive video players. Videos can be linked to Moodle pages.

Platforms:

Windows & Mac

Licence Summary:

Recording licenses available to all staff, must be requested. Available off site.

Personal device arrangements:

Permitted

Additional information:

Panopto is only available to University staff to capture and edit recordings at the present time

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Please see Answers page for install instructions

Support:

Answers support           

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Read and write (Texthelp)

Software title:

Read and Write - Texthelp

Description:

Read&Write is an easy to use accessibility toolbar that works within many Windows based applications e.g. MS Office, email, internet & databases. It assists users in the development of their basic skills in reading and writing, whilst also making resources more accessible.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac.

Licence Summary:

Site licence for use by all students and staff on University owned devices.

Personal device arrangements:

Not permitted

Additional information:

Includes access to all supported platforms including Windows, Mac, Google Chrome, iPad and Android on all university-owned devices.

Licence code:

Not permitted

Launch:

Launch Apps Anywhere logo

Support:

Lancaster Answers support page     Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Accessibility
 Adobe Reader

Software title:

Adobe Reader 19.010.20091

Description:

Adobe Reader is a free PDF reader. Adobe Reader allows to read and print PDF documents on the web and on your computer.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

Adobe Reader is free to use by anyone

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Annual proprietary licence.

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Automatically made available on all ISS supported and managed devices.

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Mindjet Mind Manager

Software title:

Mindjet MindManager

Description:

Mindjet Mind Manager is a powerful mind mapping tool for capturing and organising information and ideas. This software can help you organise concepts for projects and assignments.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

ISS has purchased a full staff and student site licence for MindJet Mind Manager. MindJet Mind Manager is available on University computers and for install on personal computers.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Site licence

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Panopto

Software title:

Panopto

Description:

Panopto's video platform includes recording (including dynamic screen capture), a portal for storing and managing your videos, a search engine for finding content inside your videos, and interactive video players. Videos can be linked to Moodle pages.

Platforms:

Windows & Mac

Licence Summary:

Recording licenses available to all staff, must be requested. Available off site.

Personal device arrangements:

Permitted

Additional information:

Panopto is only available to University staff to capture and edit recordings at the present time

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Please see Answers page for install instructions

Support:

Answers support           

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Audio
 Adobe Creative Cloud

Software title:

Adobe Creative Cloud

Description:

Adobe Creative Cloud is a bundle of Adobe's graphic & media products that includes: Acrobat Pro DC, Bridge, Photoshop, Lightoom, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Premiere Pro and AfterEffects

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Mobile

Licence Summary:

Site licence for all staff for active use on 2 devices

Students may access in selected PC Labs (including the Library, LICA, Learning Lab).

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted for staff only

Additional information:

Staff licences by request.

Students with dual status as staff will need to utilise the software within selected PC labs.

Licence code:

Adobe ID ( yourusername@lancaster.ac.uk ) and your Lancaster University password.

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Audacity

Software title:

 Audacity

Description:

 Audacity is free, cross platform, open source software for recording and editing sounds.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

 Free for all Staff and Students to use, on and off-campus.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

GNU GPL licence information

Licence code:

 Not required

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere

Support:

Answers support

eLearning      

Company website:

Company website

 Camtasia

Software title:

Camtasia 9 & 2018

Description:

Camtasia is a screen recorder. It allows you to edit your videos. Record on-screen activity, add imported media, create interactive content, and share high-quality, HD videos that your viewers can watch anytime, on nearly any device.

Platforms:

Windows & Mac

Licence Summary:

10 individual licences for each version. Staff use only - 2 machines allowed per user.

Request access via helpdesk.

Personal device arrangements:

Not permitted

Additional information:

Named user list

Licence code:

Not required. Launch via Apps Anywhere.

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Jabber

Software title:

Cisco Jabber

Description:

Cisco Jabber provides a single interface across presence, instant messaging (IM), voice, video, voice messaging, desktop sharing, and conferencing.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Staff only

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Name list user group

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere

Support:

Answers support        

Company website:

Company website

 Panopto

Software title:

Panopto

Description:

Panopto's video platform includes recording (including dynamic screen capture), a portal for storing and managing your videos, a search engine for finding content inside your videos, and interactive video players. Videos can be linked to Moodle pages.

Platforms:

Windows & Mac

Licence Summary:

Recording licenses available to all staff, must be requested. Available off site.

Personal device arrangements:

Permitted

Additional information:

Panopto is only available to University staff to capture and edit recordings at the present time

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Please see Answers page for install instructions

Support:

Answers support           

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Communication and collaboration
 AppsAnywhere

Software title:

AppsAnywhere

Description:

AppsAnywhere enables Windows applications to streamed to a virtual box and run on a users PC using cloudpaging technology. Apps Anywhere enables us to deliver software to your device on request whilst allowing us to control licensing and access to the applications.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free to use for all Staff and Students to use, on and off-campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal device use permitted

Additional information:


Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Answers support 

Company website:

Company website

 Bomgar

Software title:

Bomgar

Description:

Software providing secure remote access to support any device or system.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

5 licences for use by ISS Service desk

Personal device arrangements:

Not permitted

Additional information:

ISS internal use only

Licence code:

ISS internal use only

Launch:

ISS internal use only

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 JW Player

Software title:

JW Player

Description:

Video platform enabling the embedding of video content within webpages

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

ISS internal use only

Personal device arrangements:

ISS internal use only

Additional information:

ISS internal use only

Licence code:

ISS internal use only

Launch:

Contact service desk

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 iLancaster

Software title:

iLancaster

Description:

Mobile application that delivers a wide range of information to students and staff. It is available on iPhone, Android and windows phones. It developed by ISS and based on CampusM from ExLibris.

Platforms:

Windows and mobile devices

Licence Summary:

iLancaster is available to all students and staff on and off campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Also available for University applicants

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Download from App store, Google Play or by selecting here

Support:

Lancaster Answers support page        

Company website:

Company website

 Jabber

Software title:

Cisco Jabber

Description:

Cisco Jabber provides a single interface across presence, instant messaging (IM), voice, video, voice messaging, desktop sharing, and conferencing.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Staff only

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Name list user group

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere

Support:

Answers support        

Company website:

Company website

 Panopto

Software title:

Panopto

Description:

Panopto's video platform includes recording (including dynamic screen capture), a portal for storing and managing your videos, a search engine for finding content inside your videos, and interactive video players. Videos can be linked to Moodle pages.

Platforms:

Windows & Mac

Licence Summary:

Recording licenses available to all staff, must be requested. Available off site.

Personal device arrangements:

Permitted

Additional information:

Panopto is only available to University staff to capture and edit recordings at the present time

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Please see Answers page for install instructions

Support:

Answers support           

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Data analysis
 ACD-NMR 12

Software title:

ACD-NMR 12

Description:

ACD/NMR Processor Academic Edition has basic and advanced functions for processing 1D and 2D NMR data from any instrument quickly and efficiently.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free NMR processing software for academic and non-commercial use only.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Company no longer updating ACD-NMR academic licence. They do provide 30 day free trial of ACD/Spectrus Processor.

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 AntConc

Software title:

AntConc 3.4.4 (3.5.8)

Description:

A freeware corpus analysis toolkit for concordancing and text analysis

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Free to use by all for non-commercial purposes

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Licence information

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 ArcGIS 10.4

Software title:

ArcGIS 10.4

Description:

Geographical information application for creating and working with spatial data on your desktop. It provides tools to visualize, analyze, compile, and share your data..

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free for all staff and students to use on and off-campus. Licence by request.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Some restrictions to non-academic use within the University. Please see licence information (Option A).

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Personal install or lab use

Support:

Answers support

eLearning     

Company website:

Company website

 ArcGIS Pro

Software title:

ArcGIS Pro 2.4.1

Description:

ArcGIS Pro is the essential application for creating and working with spatial data on your desktop. It provides tools to visualize, analyze, compile, and share your data.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free for all staff and students to use on and off-campus. Licence by request.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Some restrictions to non-academic use within the University. Please see licence information (Option A).

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Personal install or lab use

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Artemis

Software title:

Artemis 16.0.0 (18.0.2)

Description:

Artemis is a free genome browser and annotation tool that allows visualisation of sequence features, next generation data and the results of analyses within the context of the sequence, and also it's six-frame translation

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Free for use by staff and students anywhere on and off-campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

GPL v3 licence information

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Artemis ACT

Software title:

Artemis ACT

Description:

Artemis ACT is a free tool for displaying pairwise comparisons between two or more DNA sequences

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Free for use by staff and students anywhere on and off-campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

GPL v3 licence information

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 ATLAS.ti

Software title:

ATLAS.ti 8

Description:

ATLAS.ti helps you systematically analyse complex phenomena hidden in text and multimedia data by letting you locate, code, and annotate findings in primary data material, weighing & evaluating their importance, and visualise complex relationships.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Site Licence for Staff and Students for academic research and teaching purposes only. Commercial use is not allowed.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

ATLAS.ti v8 is the only version site licenced

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support         

eLearning - students

eLearning - staff

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Datastream Advance

Software title:

Datastream Advance

Description:

Datastream provides current and historical global financial and economic information. Datastream advance provides network access to the Datastream server for retrieval, display and manipulation of the datasets directly onto on-screen or downloading into spreadsheets or other applications.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Site licence for students and staff

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Freeware

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

 

Support:

eLearning

Company website:

Company website

 Eviews

Software title:

Eviews

Description:

EViews offers access to powerful statistical, forecasting, and modelling tools through an innovative, easy-to-use object-oriented interface.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

200 seat concurrent licence available to LUMS staff and students on: network, VPN  and Apps Anywhere offline use.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

LUMS Concurrent

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere

Support:

Answers support

eLearning     

Company website:

Company website

 IBM SPSS (Lancaster University campus)

Software title:

SPSS

Description:

Statistical software for business, government, research and academic organizations.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac,

Licence Summary:

SPSS is available in PC Labs and Teaching Spaces. SPSS may be installed on LU users PCs and Macs on and off campus. This licence allow the use of SPSS for non-commercial educational purposes only. The licence does not cover University internal business usage.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Site licence

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 IBM SPSS (Ghana campus)

Software title:

SPSS

Description:

Statistical software for business, government, research and academic organizations.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

SPSS is available in PC Labs and Teaching Spaces. SPSS may be installed on Ghana users PCs and Macs on and off campus. This licence allow the use of SPSS for non-commercial educational purposes only. The licence does not cover University internal business usage.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Site licence

Licence code:

To update licence code contact Ghana IT support

Launch:

 For access please contact Ghana IT support

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 IBM SPSS AMOS (Lancaster University)

Software title:

SPSS AMOS

Description:

SPSS Amos enables you to specify, estimate, assess and present models to show hypothesized relationships among variables. The software lets you build models more accurately than with standard multivariate statistics techniques.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

SPSS AMOS is available in PC Labs and Teaching Spaces. SPSS AMOS may be installed on LU users PCs and Macs on and off campus. This licence allows the use for non-commercial educational purposes only. The licence does not cover University internal business usage.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Site Licence

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 IBM SPSS AMOS (Ghana campus)

Software title:

SPSS AMOS

Description:

SPSS Amos enables you to specify, estimate, assess and present models to show hypothesized relationships among variables. The software lets you build models more accurately than with standard multivariate statistics techniques.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

SPSS AMOS may be installed on Ghana users PCs and Macs on and off campus. This licence allows the use for non-commercial educational purposes only. The licence does not cover University internal business usage.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Site Licence

Licence code:

To update licence code contact Ghana IT support

Launch:

For access please contact Ghana IT support

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Leximancer

Software title:

Leximancer

Description:

Specialist analytics software for unstructured, qualitative, textual data

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

Site Licence for use and installation by academic staff and students

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Leximancer is available for use and installation by academic staff and students on Windows and Mac devices. Students will automatically have access to it via Apps Anywhere, however academic staff will need to request access to it by raising a service desk ticket. The software is not licensed for University business activities.

Licence code:

Please see Answers page for licence code

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere


Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 MATLAB

Software title:

MATLAB

Description:

MATLAB is a package for matrix algebra and many other numerical applications

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, HEC

Licence Summary:

Full academic site licence for all students and staff on and off-campus, network and personal install. This licence is for non-commercial, academic use only.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Instructions for submitting requests on the HEC

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Nlogit (Limdep)

Software title:

Nlogit (Limdep)

Description:

NLOGIT Version 4.0 is an extension of LIMDEP that provides programs for estimation, model simulation and analysis of multinomial choice data, such as brand choice, transportation mode, and all manner of survey and market data

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Economics have a 10 user license. NLogit is installed on the 10 PCs in the Economics base room which is Management School B39 and is only available in that PC Lab.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install not permitted

Additional information:

Central code required for lab install

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Installed in LUMS PC lab B29

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Nvivo

Software title:

NVivo Plus

Description:

QSR NVivo Pro is a qualitative analysis application that helps you to analyse unstructured information like documents, surveys, audio, video and pictures. Mac version now available.

Nvivo Plus is purely for Windows devices and includes innovative social network analysis tools.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

Full site licence installable on staff and student PCs. Note - NVivo on Apps Anywhere is on-campus only.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Licensing information

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Origin Pro

Software title:

Origin Pro

Description:

Origin is a data analysis and graphing application suitable for both beginners and advanced users.  Origin permits the use of templates and batch operations to streamline repetitive tasks without the need for programming.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Site licence for staff and student use, both on and off campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

1000 seat network licence and 1000 home use node locked

Licence code:

Contact iss-software@lancaster.ac.uk

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 QtiPlot

Software title:

QtiPlot

Description:

QtiPlot is a cross platform data analysis and scientific visualisation solution

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Full site licence on PC, Mac, Linux for any student or staff member to use or install the software.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Interoperability with Origin and Matlab files.

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 SAS

Software title:

SAS

Description:

SAS enables you to access data of any complexity, scale, speed, format or source. It enables the streamlining and automation of data preparation and allows you to execute your analytics strategy.

Platforms:

Windows, HEC

Licence Summary:

We have a site licence for SAS with Enterprise Miner for staff and students on and off campus. This licence allows for the use of SAS for educational purposes only

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Software has geographical restrictions:  (i) can be used only within the UK & Ireland and (ii) on a portable computer in countries outside the UK & Ireland for up to three (3) months of an annual licence period.

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Simul8

Software title:

Simul8

Description:

Fast, powerful, and easy to use simulation software to create a visual simulation of your business

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Lancaster University currently hold an educational site license. This license can only be used by staff and students for academic purposes.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

For paid commercial consultancy projects a commercial license of SIMUL8 Professional must be purchased

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Modelling and simulation
 ACD-NMR 12

Software title:

ACD-NMR 12

Description:

ACD/NMR Processor Academic Edition has basic and advanced functions for processing 1D and 2D NMR data from any instrument quickly and efficiently.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free NMR processing software for academic and non-commercial use only.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Company no longer updating ACD-NMR academic licence. They do provide 30 day free trial of ACD/Spectrus Processor.

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 ArcGIS 10.4

Software title:

ArcGIS 10.4

Description:

Geographical information application for creating and working with spatial data on your desktop. It provides tools to visualize, analyze, compile, and share your data..

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free for all staff and students to use on and off-campus. Licence by request.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Some restrictions to non-academic use within the University. Please see licence information (Option A).

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Personal install or lab use

Support:

Answers support

eLearning     

Company website:

Company website

 ArcGIS Pro

Software title:

ArcGIS Pro 2.4.1

Description:

ArcGIS Pro is the essential application for creating and working with spatial data on your desktop. It provides tools to visualize, analyze, compile, and share your data.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free for all staff and students to use on and off-campus. Licence by request.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Some restrictions to non-academic use within the University. Please see licence information (Option A).

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Personal install or lab use

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Artemis

Software title:

Artemis 16.0.0 (18.0.2)

Description:

Artemis is a free genome browser and annotation tool that allows visualisation of sequence features, next generation data and the results of analyses within the context of the sequence, and also it's six-frame translation

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Free for use by staff and students anywhere on and off-campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

GPL v3 licence information

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Artemis ACT

Software title:

Artemis ACT

Description:

Artemis ACT is a free tool for displaying pairwise comparisons between two or more DNA sequences

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Free for use by staff and students anywhere on and off-campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

GPL v3 licence information

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 ChemDraw

Software title:

ChemDraw

Description:

ChemDraw is a drawing tool for chemists to create publication-ready, scientifically intelligent drawings for use in ELNs, databases and for querying chemical databases.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

Free for all Staff and Students to use, on and off-campus.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

ChemDraw can be downloaded by anyone. A licence code can be downloaded from the ChemDraw website by members of the University.

The codes for ChemDraw are 'perpetual', but ChemDraw needs 'reactivating' on or around: 22/10/2019.

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:


Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Eviews

Software title:

Eviews

Description:

EViews offers access to powerful statistical, forecasting, and modelling tools through an innovative, easy-to-use object-oriented interface.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

200 seat concurrent licence available to LUMS staff and students on: network, VPN  and Apps Anywhere offline use.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

LUMS Concurrent

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere

Support:

Answers support

eLearning     

Company website:

Company website

 IBM SPSS AMOS (Lancaster University)

Software title:

SPSS AMOS

Description:

SPSS Amos enables you to specify, estimate, assess and present models to show hypothesized relationships among variables. The software lets you build models more accurately than with standard multivariate statistics techniques.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

SPSS AMOS is available in PC Labs and Teaching Spaces. SPSS AMOS may be installed on LU users PCs and Macs on and off campus. This licence allows the use for non-commercial educational purposes only. The licence does not cover University internal business usage.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Site Licence

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 IBM SPSS AMOS (Ghana campus)

Software title:

SPSS AMOS

Description:

SPSS Amos enables you to specify, estimate, assess and present models to show hypothesized relationships among variables. The software lets you build models more accurately than with standard multivariate statistics techniques.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

SPSS AMOS may be installed on Ghana users PCs and Macs on and off campus. This licence allows the use for non-commercial educational purposes only. The licence does not cover University internal business usage.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Site Licence

Licence code:

To update licence code contact Ghana IT support

Launch:

For access please contact Ghana IT support

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Nlogit

Software title:

Nlogit (Limdep)

Description:

NLOGIT Version 4.0 is an extension of LIMDEP that provides programs for estimation, model simulation and analysis of multinomial choice data, such as brand choice, transportation mode, and all manner of survey and market data

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Economics have a 10 user license. NLogit is installed on the 10 PCs in the Economics base room which is Management School B39 and is only available in that PC Lab.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install not permitted

Additional information:

Central code required for lab install

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Installed in LUMS PC lab B29

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Origin Pro

Software title:

Origin Pro

Description:

Origin is a data analysis and graphing application suitable for both beginners and advanced users.  Origin permits the use of templates and batch operations to streamline repetitive tasks without the need for programming.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Site licence for staff and student use, both on and off campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

1000 seat network licence and 1000 home use node locked

Licence code:

Contact iss-software@lancaster.ac.uk

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 QtiPlot

Software title:

QtiPlot

Description:

QtiPlot is a cross platform data analysis and scientific visualisation solution

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Full site licence on PC, Mac, Linux for any student or staff member to use or install the software.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Interoperability with Origin and Matlab files.

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 SAS

Software title:

SAS

Description:

SAS enables you to access data of any complexity, scale, speed, format or source. It enables the streamlining and automation of data preparation and allows you to execute your analytics strategy.

Platforms:

Windows, HEC

Licence Summary:

We have a site licence for SAS with Enterprise Miner for staff and students on and off campus. This licence allows for the use of SAS for educational purposes only

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Software has geographical restrictions:  (i) can be used only within the UK & Ireland and (ii) on a portable computer in countries outside the UK & Ireland for up to three (3) months of an annual licence period.

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Simul8

Software title:

Simul8

Description:

Fast, powerful, and easy to use simulation software to create a visual simulation of your business

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Lancaster University currently hold an educational site license. This license can only be used by staff and students for academic purposes.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

For paid commercial consultancy projects a commercial license of SIMUL8 Professional must be purchased

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Multi-media design
 Adobe Creative Cloud

Software title:

Adobe Creative Cloud

Description:

Adobe Creative Cloud is a bundle of Adobe's graphic & media products that includes: Acrobat Pro DC, Bridge, Photoshop, Lightoom, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Premiere Pro and AfterEffects

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Mobile

Licence Summary:

Site licence for all staff for active use on 2 devices

Students may access in selected PC Labs (including the Library, LICA, Learning Lab).

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted for staff only

Additional information:

Staff licences by request.

Students with dual status as staff will need to utilise the software within selected PC labs.

Licence code:

Adobe ID ( yourusername@lancaster.ac.uk ) and your Lancaster University password.

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Camtasia

Software title:

Camtasia 9 & 2018

Description:

Camtasia is a screen recorder. It allows you to edit your videos. Record on-screen activity, add imported media, create interactive content, and share high-quality, HD videos that your viewers can watch anytime, on nearly any device.

Platforms:

Windows & Mac

Licence Summary:

10 individual licences for each version. Staff use only - 2 machines allowed per user.

Request access via helpdesk.

Personal device arrangements:

Not permitted

Additional information:

Named user list

Licence code:

Not required. Launch via Apps Anywhere.

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 JW Player

Software title:

JW Player

Description:

Video platform enabling the embedding of video content within webpages

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

ISS internal use only

Personal device arrangements:

ISS internal use only

Additional information:

ISS internal use only

Licence code:

ISS internal use only

Launch:

Contact service desk

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Numerical
 ACD-NMR 12

Software title:

ACD-NMR 12

Description:

ACD/NMR Processor Academic Edition has basic and advanced functions for processing 1D and 2D NMR data from any instrument quickly and efficiently.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free NMR processing software for academic and non-commercial use only.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Company no longer updating ACD-NMR academic licence. They do provide 30 day free trial of ACD/Spectrus Processor.

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 ArcGIS 10.4

Software title:

ArcGIS 10.4

Description:

Geographical information application for creating and working with spatial data on your desktop. It provides tools to visualize, analyze, compile, and share your data..

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free for all staff and students to use on and off-campus. Licence by request.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Some restrictions to non-academic use within the University. Please see licence information (Option A).

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Personal install or lab use

Support:

Answers support

eLearning     

Company website:

Company website

 ArcGIS Pro

Software title:

ArcGIS Pro 2.4.1

Description:

ArcGIS Pro is the essential application for creating and working with spatial data on your desktop. It provides tools to visualize, analyze, compile, and share your data.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free for all staff and students to use on and off-campus. Licence by request.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Some restrictions to non-academic use within the University. Please see licence information (Option A).

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Personal install or lab use

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Datastream Advance

Software title:

Datastream Advance

Description:

Datastream provides current and historical global financial and economic information. Datastream advance provides network access to the Datastream server for retrieval, display and manipulation of the datasets directly onto on-screen or downloading into spreadsheets or other applications.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Site licence for students and staff

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Freeware

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

 

Support:

eLearning

Company website:

Company website

 Eviews

Software title:

Eviews

Description:

EViews offers access to powerful statistical, forecasting, and modelling tools through an innovative, easy-to-use object-oriented interface.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

200 seat concurrent licence available to LUMS staff and students on: network, VPN  and Apps Anywhere offline use.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

LUMS Concurrent

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere

Support:

Answers support

eLearning     

Company website:

Company website

 Maple

Software title:

Maple

Description:

Maple is a symbolic mathematics package running on the IUS (Interactive UNIX Service)

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, IUS

Licence Summary:

Maple may be installed on Windows PCs on and off campus by any member of the University.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Site licence

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 MATLAB

Software title:

MATLAB

Description:

MATLAB is a package for matrix algebra and many other numerical applications

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, HEC

Licence Summary:

Full academic site licence for all students and staff on and off-campus, network and personal install. This licence is for non-commercial, academic use only.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Instructions for submitting requests on the HEC

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 QtiPlot

Software title:

QtiPlot

Description:

QtiPlot is a cross platform data analysis and scientific visualisation solution

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Full site licence on PC, Mac, Linux for any student or staff member to use or install the software.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Interoperability with Origin and Matlab files.

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 SAS

Software title:

SAS

Description:

SAS enables you to access data of any complexity, scale, speed, format or source. It enables the streamlining and automation of data preparation and allows you to execute your analytics strategy.

Platforms:

Windows, HEC

Licence Summary:

We have a site licence for SAS with Enterprise Miner for staff and students on and off campus. This licence allows for the use of SAS for educational purposes only

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Software has geographical restrictions:  (i) can be used only within the UK & Ireland and (ii) on a portable computer in countries outside the UK & Ireland for up to three (3) months of an annual licence period.

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Programming
 ActivePerl

Software title:

ACD-NMR 12

Description:

ACD/NMR Processor Academic Edition has basic and advanced functions for processing 1D and 2D NMR data from any instrument quickly and efficiently.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free NMR processing software for academic and non-commercial use only.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Company no longer updating ACD-NMR academic licence. They do provide 30 day free trial of ACD/Spectrus Processor.

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Arduino 1.8

Software title:

Arduino 1.8 [1.8.9]

Description:

Arduino 'Integrated Development Environment' (IDE) software makes it easy to write code and upload it to the board.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Free for use by staff and students anywhere on and off-campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

GPL LGPL licence information

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Atom

Software title:

Atom

Description:

Atom is a free text editor that's modern, approachable and hackable. Atom can be customised to do anything but also used productively without ever touching a config file.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Free for use by staff and students anywhere on and off-campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

MIT licence information

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Python

Software title:

Python

Description:

Python is an object-oriented programming language that comes with its own integrated development environment: IDLE.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Free for use by staff and students anywhere on and off-campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Python Software Foundation License

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 SAS

Software title:

SAS

Description:

SAS enables you to access data of any complexity, scale, speed, format or source. It enables the streamlining and automation of data preparation and allows you to execute your analytics strategy.

Platforms:

Windows, HEC

Licence Summary:

We have a site licence for SAS with Enterprise Miner for staff and students on and off campus. This licence allows for the use of SAS for educational purposes only

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Software has geographical restrictions:  (i) can be used only within the UK & Ireland and (ii) on a portable computer in countries outside the UK & Ireland for up to three (3) months of an annual licence period.

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Simul8

Software title:

Simul8

Description:

Fast, powerful, and easy to use simulation software to create a visual simulation of your business

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Lancaster University currently hold an educational site license. This license can only be used by staff and students for academic purposes.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

For paid commercial consultancy projects a commercial license of SIMUL8 Professional must be purchased

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Research
 ATLAS.ti

Software title:

ATLAS.ti 8

Description:

ATLAS.ti helps you systematically analyse complex phenomena hidden in text and multimedia data by letting you locate, code, and annotate findings in primary data material, weighing & evaluating their importance, and visualise complex relationships.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Site Licence for Staff and Students for academic research and teaching purposes only. Commercial use is not allowed.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

ATLAS.ti v8 is the only version site licenced

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support         

eLearning - students

eLearning - staff

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 EndNote

Software title:

EndNote

Description:

Bibliographic add on for Microsoft Word to support you with referencing and organising your information sources.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

EndNote is licensed for use by: any member of the University - EITHER - on computers on the campus network - OR - used via Application Jukebox off campus. 'Macs off campus' are therefore NOT currently licensable for Endnote. In August 2019, EndNote will be licensed for personal device use.

Personal device arrangements:

Not currently permitted. This will change in August 2019.

Additional information:

Site licence

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Leximancer

Software title:

Leximancer

Description:

Specialist analytics software for unstructured, qualitative, textual data

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

Site Licence for use and installation by academic staff and students

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Leximancer is available for use and installation by academic staff and students on Windows and Mac devices. Students will automatically have access to it via Apps Anywhere, however academic staff will need to request access to it by raising a service desk ticket. The software is not licensed for University business activities.

Licence code:

Please see Answers page for licence code

Launch:

  Click to launch AppsAnywhere


Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Nvivo

Software title:

NVivo Plus

Description:

QSR NVivo Pro is a qualitative analysis application that helps you to analyse unstructured information like documents, surveys, audio, video and pictures. Mac version now available.

Nvivo Plus is purely for Windows devices and includes innovative social network analysis tools.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

Full site licence installable on staff and student PCs. Note - NVivo on Apps Anywhere is on-campus only.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Licensing information

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Qualtrics

Software title:

Qualtrics

Description:

A sophisticated online tool for creating and carrying out surveys and analysing responses.

Platforms:

Web based – Software as a Service

Licence Summary:

Academic licence for staff and student, all faculties on and off campus - Site Licence.

Personal device arrangements:

Permitted as web based.  Offline application available on request.

Additional information:

International campus usage permitted. Partner institutions require separate licence.

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Please see Answers page

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Security
 Adobe Creative Cloud

Software title:

Adobe Creative Cloud

Description:

Adobe Creative Cloud is a bundle of Adobe's graphic & media products that includes: Acrobat Pro DC, Bridge, Photoshop, Lightoom, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Premiere Pro and AfterEffects

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Mobile

Licence Summary:

Site licence for all staff for active use on 2 devices

Students may access in selected PC Labs (including the Library, LICA, Learning Lab).

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted for staff only

Additional information:

Staff licences by request.

Students with dual status as staff will need to utilise the software within selected PC labs.

Licence code:

Adobe ID ( yourusername@lancaster.ac.uk ) and your Lancaster University password.

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Survey
 Bristol Online Surveys (BOS)

Software title:

BOS (Bristol Online Surveys)

Description:

Online survey platform for cross-university surveys.

Platforms:

Software as a service

Licence Summary:

For official national surveys such as PRES & PTES

Personal device arrangements:

Not required

Additional information:

For general online surveys please utilise Qualtrics

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Internal business use only

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Qualtrics

Software title:

Qualtrics

Description:

A sophisticated online tool for creating and carrying out surveys and analysing responses.

Platforms:

Web based – Software as a Service

Licence Summary:

Academic licence for staff and student, all faculties on and off campus - Site Licence.

Personal device arrangements:

Permitted as web based.  Offline application available on request.

Additional information:

International campus usage permitted. Partner institutions require separate licence.

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Please see Answers page

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Utility
 7-Zip

Software title:

7-Zip 9.38

Description:

7-Zip is an open source file archiver, or an application used to compress files. Z-zip can create and open 'zip' and 'rar' format files, and many other formats.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

7-Zip is free to use by anyone

Personal device arrangements:

Permitted for personal device use

Additional information:

GNU LGPL Licence information

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company website:

Company website

 Adobe Creative Cloud

Software title:

Adobe Creative Cloud

Description:

Adobe Creative Cloud is a bundle of Adobe's graphic & media products that includes: Acrobat Pro DC, Bridge, Photoshop, Lightoom, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Premiere Pro and AfterEffects

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Mobile

Licence Summary:

Site licence for all staff for active use on 2 devices

Students may access in selected PC Labs (including the Library, LICA, Learning Lab).

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted for staff only

Additional information:

Staff licences by request.

Students with dual status as staff will need to utilise the software within selected PC labs.

Licence code:

Adobe ID ( yourusername@lancaster.ac.uk ) and your Lancaster University password.

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Adobe Reader

Software title:

Adobe Reader 19.010.20091

Description:

Adobe Reader is a free PDF reader. Adobe Reader allows to read and print PDF documents on the web and on your computer.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

Adobe Reader is free to use by anyone

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Annual proprietary licence.

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Automatically made available on all ISS supported and managed devices.

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Anki

Software title:

Anki

Description:

Anki is a program which makes remembering things easy. Anki uses a smart flashcard system and is content-agnostic, the system supports images, audio, videos and scientific markup (via LaTeX)

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Anki is free for anyone to use

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

GNU AGPL licence

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 AppsAnywhere

Software title:

AppsAnywhere

Description:

AppsAnywhere enables Windows applications to streamed to a virtual box and run on a users PC using cloudpaging technology. Apps Anywhere enables us to deliver software to your device on request whilst allowing us to control licensing and access to the applications.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free to use for all Staff and Students to use, on and off-campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal device use permitted

Additional information:


Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Answers support 

Company website:

Company website

 ArcGIS 10.4

Software title:

ArcGIS 10.4

Description:

Geographical information application for creating and working with spatial data on your desktop. It provides tools to visualize, analyze, compile, and share your data..

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free for all staff and students to use on and off-campus. Licence by request.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Some restrictions to non-academic use within the University. Please see licence information (Option A).

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Personal install or lab use

Support:

Answers support

eLearning     

Company website:

Company website

 ArcGIS Pro

Software title:

ArcGIS Pro 2.4.1

Description:

ArcGIS Pro is the essential application for creating and working with spatial data on your desktop. It provides tools to visualize, analyze, compile, and share your data.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free for all staff and students to use on and off-campus. Licence by request.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Some restrictions to non-academic use within the University. Please see licence information (Option A).

Licence code:

Update licence code for manual installs

Launch:

Personal install or lab use

Support:

Answers support

eLearning

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Arduino

Software title:

Arduino 1.8 [1.8.9]

Description:

Arduino 'Integrated Development Environment' (IDE) software makes it easy to write code and upload it to the board.

Platforms:

Windows, Mac, Linux

Licence Summary:

Free for use by staff and students anywhere on and off-campus

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

GPL LGPL licence information

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Bomgar

Software title:

Bomgar

Description:

Software providing secure remote access to support any device or system.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

5 licences for use by ISS Service desk

Personal device arrangements:

Not permitted

Additional information:

ISS internal use only

Licence code:

ISS internal use only

Launch:

ISS internal use only

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Bristol Online Surveys (BOS)

Software title:

BOS (Bristol Online Surveys)

Description:

Online survey platform for cross-university surveys.

Platforms:

Software as a service

Licence Summary:

For official national surveys such as PRES & PTES

Personal device arrangements:

Not required

Additional information:

For general online surveys please utilise Qualtrics

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Internal business use only

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Exceed & Exceed 3D

Software title:

Exceed and Exceed 3D

Description:

Exceed displays graphical UNIX, Linux and X applications on your computer

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Site licence for staff and students  for educational purposes only

Personal device arrangements:

Personal install permitted

Additional information:

Licence information

Licence code:

Contact Service desk

Launch:

Contact Service desk

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Jamf

Software title:

Jamf

Description:

Device management software for Apple Mac products

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

Licensed for up to 35 devices

Personal device arrangements:

Not applicable

Additional information:

ISS internal use only

Licence code:

ISS internal use only

Launch:

ISS internal use only

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 JW Player

Software title:

JW Player

Description:

Video platform enabling the embedding of video content within webpages

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

ISS internal use only

Personal device arrangements:

ISS internal use only

Additional information:

ISS internal use only

Licence code:

ISS internal use only

Launch:

Contact service desk

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Labstats

Software title:

Labstats

Description:

Software to monitor lab device usage to assist with forecasting future resourcing requirements

Platforms:

Windows, Mac

Licence Summary:

Licenced for 1200 devices

Personal device arrangements:

Not applicable

Additional information:

ISS internal use only

Licence code:

ISS internal use only

Launch:

ISS internal use only

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 LanSchool

Software title:

LanSchool

Description:

LanSchool allows you to take control of technology in the classroom so that you can monitor, collaborate and communicate with your students more effectively.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

465 perpetual device based licences

Personal device arrangements:

Not permitted

Additional information:

Staff use only

Licence code:

Not applicable

Launch:

Internal business use only

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Microsoft Project Professional

Software title:

Microsoft Project Professional

Description:

Microsoft Project Professional is a project management software program which is designed to assist a project manager in developing a plan, assigning resources to tasks, tracking progress, managing the budget, and analysing workloads.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Staff licensed and only on University owned devices

Personal device arrangements:

Not permitted

Additional information:

Microsoft Project Professional is only available on Windows Computers running Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016 and NOT Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus.

You will need to request admin rights to install the software on University owned computers.

Licence code:

Licensed via the campus agreement

Launch:

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Microsoft Project Standard

Software title:

Microsoft Project Standard 2003 SP0

Description:

Microsoft Project Standard is a project management software program designed to assist a project manager in developing a plan, assigning resources to tasks, tracking progress, managing the budget, and analysing workloads.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

40 user licence for use in specific LUMS PC Labs

Personal device arrangements:

Not permitted

Additional information:

Student use only

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Installed in specific LUMS PC labs

Support:

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 Microsoft Visio Premium

Software title:

Microsoft Visio Premium

Description:

Microsoft Visio Premium is a program that uses vector graphics to create diagrams and flowcharts. It includes additional templates for advanced diagrams & layouts and allows users to connect their diagrams to data sources.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Staff licensed and only on University owned devices

Personal device arrangements:

Not permitted

Additional information:

Microsoft Visio Premium is part of the Microsoft Campus agreement.

Licence code:

Licensed via the campus agreement

Launch:

You will need to request admin rights to install the software on University owned computers

Support:

Answers support

Company support

Company website:

Company website

Software title:

online surveys

Description:

'online surveys' (formerly BOS) from JISC - easy to use online survey service - depricated in favour of Qualtrics.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free for all Staff and Students to use, on and off-campus, after they have applied to the ISS Service Desk.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal device use permitted

Additional information:


Licence code:


Launch:


Support:

Support Link

Company website:

Company website

 Panopto

Software title:

Panopto

Description:

Panopto's video platform includes recording (including dynamic screen capture), a portal for storing and managing your videos, a search engine for finding content inside your videos, and interactive video players. Videos can be linked to Moodle pages.

Platforms:

Windows & Mac

Licence Summary:

Recording licenses available to all staff, must be requested. Available off site.

Personal device arrangements:

Permitted

Additional information:

Panopto is only available to University staff to capture and edit recordings at the present time

Licence code:

Not required

Launch:

Please see Answers page for install instructions

Support:

Answers support           

Company support

Company website:

Company website

 BOS TEST

Software title:

online surveys

Description:

'online surveys' (formerly BOS) from JISC - easy to use online survey service - depricated in favour of Qualtrics.

Platforms:

Windows

Licence Summary:

Free for all Staff and Students to use, on and off-campus, after they have applied to the ISS Service Desk.

Personal device arrangements:

Personal device use permitted

Additional information:


Licence code:


Launch:


Support:

Support Link

Company website:

Company website


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