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Software by Title

Check this comprehensive list of all of the software UB provides or recommends, and see the ways it is available.

Additional Software

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6/19/14
Read, create convert and edit PDF files. Create and analyze forms.
6/19/14
View and print Portable Document Format (PDF) files.
6/19/14
Display and interact with TIFF files, a high quality image format, in your Web browser.
8/28/14

Securely connects to UB from off-campus to access UB services that require a UB IP address (previously known as UBVPN).

9/3/14
ArcGIS is an integrated collection of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software products.
6/19/14
Play online learning applications on the Web that were created by Adobe Authorware.
6/19/14
AutoCAD is a computer-aided design and drafting application that supports 2D and 3D formats.
6/19/14
Create interactive eLearning content without programming including software demonstrations and simulations using screen recording. Publish content on mobile devices.
6/19/14
ChemDraw is a chemical structure drawing software package.
8/4/14
Citrix Receiver is a suite of products that allow client devices (computers) to connect to various desktop virtualization services offered by Citrix.
6/19/14
Cn3D ("see in 3D") is a helper application for your browser to view 3D stuctures from NCBI's Entrez structure database.
6/19/14
A series of software suites of graphic design, video editing and Web development applications: Photoshop, Acrobat, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Premier Pro, After Effects.
6/19/14
Cyberduck is an open source FTP and SFTP client for Mac OS X with lots of useful features and an intuitive interface. It supports all the basic functions to browse servers and transfer multiple files simultaneously.
6/19/14
View, print, annotate and compare 2D and 3D AutoCAD DWF files without using the original design software.
6/19/14
Adobe Digital Editions software provides a way to view and manage eBooks and other digital publications.
6/19/14
Play embedded DivX, AVI, MKV, MP4 and MOV videos on Web pages in a Web browser with greater speed and precision.
6/19/14
Use your voice to create and edit documents or emails, launch applications, open files, control your mouse and more.
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Web design and development application that provides a visual WYSIWYG editor and a code editor. It provides tranfer and synchronization features for site management.
6/19/14
Use Emacs, a powerful extensible text editor with the ability to combine comments into macros.
6/19/14
Reference management software application used to manage bibliographies and references when writing essays and articles.
6/19/14
Open, view and print Microsoft Office Excel workbooks without installing Excel.
6/19/14
Microsoft Expression Studio is a suite of tools for designing and building web and Windows client applications and rich digital media contents.
6/19/14
Secure File Transfer Protocol client for Macintosh computers.
6/19/14
Secure File Transfer Protocol client for Windows computers.
6/19/14
Browse the Web with Mozilla Firefox, a Web browser that includes advanced security features and protects against pop-ups and spyware.
6/19/14
Display multimedia presentations, animations, graphics created in Flash and interactive Web sites.
6/19/14
Multimedia authoring program used to create Flash content such as web applications, games and movies, and content for mobile devices.
7/2/14
Play Windows Media files (.wma and .wmv) directly in QuickTime Player and view Windows Media content on the Internet using a Web browser on your Macintosh computer.
6/19/14
Manipulate images, retouch photographs and author images.
6/19/14
Use a compiler for the C programming language.
6/19/14
Use a compiler for the Fortran 77 programming language.
6/19/14
Google Earth lets you fly anywhere on Earth to view satellite imagery, maps, terrain, 3D buildings, the ocean and even galaxies in outer space.
6/19/14
Access a collection of educational software through My  Virtual Computing Lab for GSE student use.
6/19/14
Find, remove or secure Personally Identifiable Information (PII) from a computer.
6/19/14
Graphical web browser developed by Microsoft and included with Microsoft Windows operating systems.
6/19/14
Apple's popular media player and media library application. Use iTunes to access UB on iTunesU content.
6/19/14
Jave Runtime Environment combines a Java Virtual Machine with Java class libraries in order to execute Java byte code.
6/19/14
JAWS is a screen reader for those with vision loss that works with popular software programs such as Microsoft Office and Internet Explorer.
6/19/14
Learn Karel, an educational programming language for beginners. Used in CSE intro classes.
6/19/14
Verify data integrity, access pre-defined VBScript Libraries, automate scrutinizing of Tivoli Storage Management backup logs and pause in batch files or command shell scripts. Formerly called the UB Active Directory / System Administration VBScript Library.
6/19/14
Photography software program designed to assist in managing large quantities of digital images and doing post production work.
8/8/14
Hold virtual conferences, classes or meetings using the Microsoft communication tool, Lync, in conjunction with audio and video hardware.
6/19/14
Use Lynx, a text-based Web browser.
6/19/14
Maple helps you analyze, explore, visualize and solve mathematical problems.
6/19/14
Use Mathematica: math software that integrates numeric and symbolic computations, graphics, programming language documentation and connectivity to other applications.
6/19/14
Design Science MathPlayer™ enables Microsoft Internet Explorer to display mathematical notation in Web pages.
6/19/14
Use MATLAB, a high-level technical computing language and interactive environment for algorithm development, data visualization, data analysis and numeric computation.
6/19/14
Media player and media library application used for playing audio and video, and viewing images on Windows computers.
6/19/14
Easy-to-use statistical software used for quality improvement.
6/19/14
MyITLab is an online assessment and training plugin that works with Microsoft Office and Computer Concepts.
6/19/14
Use a text editor for Unix-like computing systems or operating environments using a command line interface.
6/19/14
Notepad++ is a source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages.
6/19/14
Microsoft Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) provides a common C programming interface for applications to access data from database management systems (DBMS).
6/19/14
Use Microsoft Office, a productivity suite of software for editing documents, creating spreadsheets, making computer slide shows, reading email and more.
8/14/14
Use Microsoft Office, a productivity suite of software for editing documents, creating spreadsheets, making computer slide shows, reading email and more.
6/19/14
Use Microsoft Office, a productivity suite of software for editing documents, creating spreadsheets, making computer slide shows, reading email and more.
9/8/14
Use Microsoft Office, a productivity suite of software for editing documents, creating spreadsheets, making computer slide shows, reading email and more.
6/19/14
Optical character recognition (OCR) application used to convert scanned documents into editable formats.
6/19/14
Use an open source alternative to Microsoft Office for word processing, creating spreadsheets, presentations, graphics and databases.
6/19/14
The Oracle Database is an object-relational database management system.
6/19/14
Completely integrated TeX and LaTeX system for professional typesetting of books, technical journals and other documents.
6/19/14
Perl is a high-level, general-purpose, interpreted, dynamic programming language.
6/19/14
Edit images and work with text and vector tools.
6/19/14
PHP is a server-side scripting language designed for Web development and for general purpose programming use.
6/19/14
Play DVDs on a Windows computer.
6/19/14
PuTTY is an oper-source terminal emulator, serial console and network file transfer application for Windows.
6/19/14
View video and music files for Macintosh or Windows computers.
R
6/19/14
Run R, an elegant and comprehensive statistical and graphical programming language that is an alternative to SPSS.
6/19/14
RasTop is a molecular visualization software adapted from the program RasMol.
6/19/14
rdesktop is an open source client for Windows Remote Desktop Services. It is recommended for UB students, faculty and staff connecting to My Virtual Computing Lab with a Linux operating system.
6/19/14
Text to speech software that provides literacy support for learning readers.
6/19/14
View and listen to network-delivered digital video and audio files in numerous formats including MP3, MPEG-4, QuickTime, Windows Media, RealAudio and RealVideo.
6/19/14
With Remote Desktop Connection, you can connect from your Macintosh computer to a Windows-based computer and work with programs and files on that PC. This software is recommended for UB students, faculty and staff connecting to My Virtual Computing Lab.
6/19/14
Use Respondus to create secure quizzes and surveys that students will take in UBlearns with Respondus LockDown Browser.
6/19/14
Use Respondus LockDown Browser to prevent printing, copying, acessing other applications or browsing the Web while in a testing environment.
6/19/14
Manage student results from multiple polling sessions. Can be used to complement or replace UBlearns.
6/19/14
IT staff install RSA SecurID on the computers of UB staff who require administrative access to HUB.
6/19/14
Use SAS, a very powerful statistical analysis and data management package that uses descriptive menus and simple dialog boxes to accomplish tasks.
6/19/14
Students, faculty and staff in the School of Engineering have access to these additional titles when they log into Linux stations in Bell 101.
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Easily create documents that contain text, mathematics and graphics.
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View websites that have interactive content, presentations and games created by Adobe Director.
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Run rich Internet applications developed in the Microsoft Silverlight applications framework in a Web browser.
8/8/14
SPSS is an integrated system of computer programs designed for the analysis of social sciences data. The standard package includes Statistics Base, Advanced Statistics and Regression modules.
6/19/14
Oracle SQL Developer is an integrated development environment that simplifies the development and management of Oracle Database.
6/19/14
Antivirus and personal firewall product to protect your personal computer from Internet-based threats.
6/19/14
IT staff can find several Symantec software programs to help with managed security, workstation imaging and support.
6/19/14
Open source, cross-platform email, news and chat client program developed by the Mozilla Foundation. Thunderbird is not compatible with UBmail Powered by Exchange.
6/19/14
Timer32 is a utility which can be used in a batch (.bat) or command shell script (.cmd), equivalent to sleep.exe and timeout.exe from NT 4.0 and Windows 2000 Resource Kit, but runs in its own separate memory space, transparent to the customer.
6/19/14
Tivoli Storage Manager is a client/server licensed product that provides storage management services in a multiplatform computer environment.
6/19/14
TSMLogger is an automated, customizable reporting tool for the Tivoli Storage Management (TSM) backup client. It summarizes the TSM backup client's daily log and email the report to a specified recipient(s).
6/19/14
Create interactive polls in PowerPoint or any Mac or PC application, as well as manage student results from multiple sessions.
6/19/14
Create interavtive polls in any Mac or PC application.
6/19/14
Download Ubuntu, a Linux distribution UB recommends for your personally owned computer.
6/19/14
vCenter Protect Advanced (formerly VMware vCenter Protect Essentials Plus, Shavlik NetChk Protect and Shavlik HFNetChk Pro) keeps track of installation instances.
6/19/14
Visual C++ is an integrated development environment product for C, C++ and C++/CLI languages.
8/14/14
Integrated development environment from Microsoft used to develop console and GUI applications for Windows.
8/28/14
VLC is a free and open source multimedia player and framework that plays most files as well as DVD, audio CD, VCD, and various streaming protocols. It is helpful for viewing some course video.
6/19/14
Upgrade from an existing version of Windows to Windows 7.
6/19/14
Upgrade from an existing version of Windows to Windows 8.0.
6/19/14
Upgrade from an existing version of Windows to Windows 8.0.