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Supported Technology

Core Desktop Applications

Antivirus protection

Symantec AntiVirus

Desktop and laptop operating systems

Windows Vista, Windows 7, Mac OS X v10.4 (Tiger), Mac OS X v10.5 (Leopard), Mac OS X v10.6 (Snow Leopard), Mac OS X v10.7 (Lion), Oracle VirtualBox for Mac

Email, calendaring, and collaboration tools

Google Apps for Education

Image, graphics, and multimedia design

Adobe Fireworks, Photoshop, or Flash

Office productivity - word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, etc.

Microsoft Office 2007/10 (Win) & Office 2008/11 (Mac) - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, OneNote

Statistical software


Web authoring

BigTree CMS, Google Sites, Adobe Dreamweaver


Faculty & staff desktops and laptops

HP, HP Tablet PCs, Apple, Dell

Student Program Laptops

Students are encouraged to bring a system of their choice based on our hardware recommendations or purchase one of our Preferred Systems. See for details.

Shared departmental printers

Hewlett Packard or Canon printer/copiers

Individual faculty or staff member printers

Hewlett Packard DeskJet/InkJets

** As part of the University's sustainability initiatives and cost-savings efforts, faculty and staff members are encouraged to use shared network printers rather than individual desktop units.

Technology labs and classrooms

HP, Apple, and Dell desktops or thin-client workstations, HP Tablet PCs, Wacom pen-enabled displays

Last updated: 03-Oct-2014