Updated: University programs for teaching in 2015/16
The majority of programs available to students remain unchanged, however some of them will be updated and in some instances new programs will become available.
Programs that are unchanged are not included in the list below. This list may change if problems are encountered during testing.
Here is the list of programs that will be changed subject to testing:
Updates to existing programs
|Program||Current version||New version|
|AutoCAD||2015||Product Design Suite 2016 Ultimate|
|COMSOL Multiphysics||4.4 Update 2||5.1 Update 2
|DevC++ (Bloodshed version)||5.4.2||5.11|
|JavaSDK||8||1.8 Update 51
|McGraw Hill Simulations||Latest Available|
|R for Windows||Staff: 3.1.0 and 3.1.2; Students: 3.1.0||3.2.0|
|Rocscience Suite||N/A||Latest Available|
|Solidworks||2014 SP4||2015 SP4
|Tecplot 360 EX 2014 R2 + Focus + RS||EX 2014 R2||2015 R2 EX
|Tecplot Chorus DE 2013 R1||2013 R1||2015 R2
|Visual Studio||2013||2013 Update 4|
|Wolfram CDF Player||9.0.1||10.0.2|
*This version is currently being tested by the Library. The decision may be made to stay with the current version, depending on the test results.
These programs have been recommended to be withdrawn:
|Google Earth Standard||Remove|
|Dev C++ 5||Remove|
The following programs are due to be introduced:
|COMSOL Heat Transfer + Pipe Flow additional Modules||5.1 Update 2
|Solidworks Cost Estimating Toolkit||2015 SP4
Specific Version - If a specific version is listed, this update has already been agreed or the work required for updating has already been completed.
Latest Available – The decision has been made to update this program, but work has not yet commenced. The most up to date version available at the time work commences will be packaged.
Every year we review the programs available to students and build what is known as a student PC image. This image is then installed on all student PCs across campus. The student PC image is not usually changed during the academic year.
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