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May 28, 2013 Matlab now available for all NCSU students
Engineering students have a new process for downloading Matlab for their personally-owned computers. Through the combined efforts of Engineering, OIT, and PAMS, a site license for Matlab is now available to all NCSU students for their computers. This license is available to students only. Students may download Matlab via the OIT Software Licensing Management's Website. You will need to login to view the page.
July 24, 2013 ExpanDrive 3.0 available on Eos Software download site
ExpanDrive 3.0 is now available for NCSU faculty, staff, and students on the Eos Software download site. It is a major upgrade that adds new drive types, a new user interface, and major improvements.
ExpanDrive 3.0 is fully compatible with Windows 8 and has a clean and simple new user interface. Major improvements include large object support on S3, major SFTP throughput increases, and improved responsiveness and browsing.
May 2, 2013 SOC: Update on Recommended Models for Fall 2013
We have posted our recommended specs for Fall 2013 on our Buying a New Laptop page. Based on our positive experiences over the years, we are again selecting models from Apple, Lenovo and Dell to be included as recommended computers. The specific models and pricing are still being worked out and will be added as soon as possible, after which point ordering will be available through the NCSU Bookstore.
May 2, 2013 SOC: A Note about Macs
We get a lot of questions about whether Apples can be used in Engineering. While it is true that most Engineering applications are only available for Windows, a student can successfully use a Mac as their primary computer as long as they are willing to deal with a few workarounds. Read more at our Macs in Engineering page.
March 11, 2013 Help Drive IT at NC State
As a significant first step in determining the future of information technology (IT) at NC State, the NC State IT Strategic Planning Process Steering Team invites you to attend one of the following information- and idea-generating workshops:
- Thursday, March 21
1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Walnut Room, Talley Student Center
- Wednesday, March 27
2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
College of Textiles Convocation Center (Room 2309)
January 29, 2013 FOSS Fair 2013
NC State University's 5th annual FOSS Fair is Saturday, February 9th. The FOSS Fair is a barcamp or unconference style event for topics about Free and Open Source Software, hardware, or really anything based on the concepts of Open Source. To reserve your lunch please sign up by February 1st.
This event is driven solely by its participants. There are usually good number of interesting talks from Red Hat'ers, local companies, students, faculty, and staff. So please think about a talk you might like to have.
We are giving away a Raspberry Pi setup with case, power supply, and SD card. So come out and join this year's FOSS Fair!
September 27, 2006 EBI and EBII Lab hours extended
EBI and EBII lab hours are extended to match the student traffic. The new hours for all three labs as shown below (1008 EBI, 3003 EBI, and 1203a EBII) are in effect since Monday, September 25:
Monday to Friday: 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Sunday: 12:00 (Noon) to 12:00 AM