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Lab Software Review (LSR)

The Lab Software Review is a joint process sponsored by Technology Support Services in cooperation with the Faculty Senate Technology Committee and the Center for Academic Technologies (CAT). The purpose of the review is to establish software content for academic computing labs at CSUMB.

The Spring 2015 Review is a minor update to software standards established in previous lab loadsets.

Lab Software Review Schedule:

  • November 4 to November 18: Faculty requests accepted for minor software additions/upgrades and configuration changes (completed).
  • November 19 to November 21: Requests are reviewed and decisions communicated to requesters (in-process).
  • November 24: Spring 2015 loadset information published on this page
     

Lab Software Request Process for Faculty

Step 1: Review existing lab loadsets

Review the base loadset below to determine if the software you need is already included.

Step 2: Submit a request for software additions/upgrades

If the software you need is not listed, submit a lab software request. If you are not sure what software you need or have questions, contact your faculty representative or submit a lab software request and include a note indicating that you want to be contacted.

Step 3: Check the status of your request

Review the Spring 2015 proposed software additions, upgrades, changes and retirements below along with lab configuration changes and other issues (proposed changes will be posted below as they are received/reviewed)

Base Loadsets for Fall 2014

Windows 7 (64-bit)

Mac OS X (Mavericks)

  • Browsers
    • Google Chrome
    • FireFox
    • IE 11 (Default browser)
  • Plugins
    • Flash
    • Java
    • Shockwave
    • Silverlight
  • Media Players
    • iTunes
    • QuickTime
    • Window Media Player
  • Office 2013. Includes Word, Excel, Publisher, PowerPoint and Access.
  • Acrobat Pro
  • Browsers
    • Google Chrome
    • FireFox
    • Safari
  • Plug-ins
    • Flash
    • Java
    • Shockwave
    • Silverlight
    • Hyperion Web Client
  • Media Players
    • iTunes
    • QuickTime
    • Flip4Mac
  • Office 2011 . Includes Word, Excel, Publisher and PowerPoint.
  • Acrobat Pro
  • SSH Secure FTP

Resources

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Faculty Representatives: Organizational representatives coordinate the communication between their faculty constituents and the Software Resource Coordinator for the purpose of proposing changes to the lab software loadsets. Representatives for the Review are:

  • AHSS/VPA: Stephanie Johnson
  • AHSS/MPA: Lanier Sammons
  • AHSS/WLC: Gus Leonard
  • AHSS/VPA: Angelica Muro
  • ASAP: Jay Singh
  • CAT: Troy Challenger
  • CPS/All: Vacant
  • LIB: Steve Watkins
  • SMART/MATH: Michael B. Scott
  • SMART/SEP: Margaret Geissler
  • SMART/SEP: Pat Iampietro
  • SMART/TAT: Chris Carpenter
  • SMART/ITCD: Kenneth Lontoc

About the Lab Software Review

The Lab Software Review is a joint process sponsored by Technology Support Services in cooperation with the Faculty Senate Technology Committee and the Center for Academic Technologies (CAT).