Lab and Classroom Software


MathematicaMathematica

Wolfram Mathematica is automatically installed on all lab and classroom computers. Mathematica is a mathematical analysis software package.

Personal Computers: This package is also available to students and faculty. Faculty need to register online with CMC's license number at: http://www.wolfram.com/siteinfo/academic/homeuse.cgi. For CMC's license number, please contact Micheal Malsed at x74547. Students, please contact Micheal Malsed in his office in Adams 203 for the individual install CD and license code.

Office Computers: This package is available for installation on CMC owned faculty computers. Please request installation via the helpdesk at extension 70911.


MapleMaple

Maple is automatically installed all lab and classroom computers. Maple is a powerful mathematical analysis software package.

Personal Computers: This package is also available to students and faculty. Contact Micheal Malsed (Adams 203) for the individual install CD and license code.

Office Computers: This package is available for installation on CMC owned faculty computers. Please request installation via the helpdesk at extension 70911.


MapleMatLab

MatLab is automatically installed on all lab and classroom computers. MatLab is a powerful mathematical and scientific analysis software package.

Personal Computers: This package is only available in the labs and classrooms. Faculty and students need to purchase their own copy for their personal computers.

Office Computers: This package is only available in our labs and classrooms. Faculty need to purchase their own copy for their office computers.


SASSAS

SAS is installed on a limited number of workstations in Poppa Lab. SAS is a statistical analysis software package not in general use on campus.

Personal Computers: This package is only available in Poppa Lab. Faculty and students need to purchase their own copy for their personal computers.

Office Computers: This package is available for installation on CMC owned faculty computers.


SPSSSPSS

SPSS is automatically installed on all lab and classroom computers. SPSS is a statistical software package typically used in the Psychology Department.

Personal Computers: IBM has purchased SPSS and changed the terms of our license agreement, and so this package is no longer available to faculty.

Office Computers: This package is available for installation on CMC owned faculty computers. Please request installation via the helpdesk at extension 70911.


SPSSSTATA

STATA is automatically installed on all lab and classroom computers. STATA is a statistical software package typically used in the Economics Department.

Personal Computers: This package is not available for students and faculty.

Office Computers: This package is available for installation on CMC owned faculty computers. Please request installation via the helpdesk at extension 70911.

Research Computing: STATA's flagship version (STATA MP) is available on a 64-bit Terminal Server powered by 24 processor cores and 128GB of RAM. Connections to the Terminal Server are secure and do not require VPN software. Monitoring long-running jobs is easy both on and off campus. This system is available for use by faculty.


Lab and Classroom Software - Open Source


SPSSR

R is automatically installed on all lab and classroom computers. R is a statistical software package typically used in the Mathematics Department.

R is available at r-project.org

 


SPSS

LaTeX - MikTeX - TeXnicCenter

LaTeX is installed by default on all lab and classroom computers. LaTeX is a mathematical and scientific document markup language.

We use the MiKTeX distribution on our Windows computers and the MacTeX distribution on our Macs. For our development environment, we use TeXnicCenter on Windows and TeXShop on Mac. All are open-source.

MikTeX is available at http://miktex.org/

MacTeX is available at http://www.tug.org/mactex/

TexNicCenter is available at http://www.texniccenter.org/

TeXShop is available at http://www.uoregon.edu/~koch/texshop/

 

 

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