Knowledgebase: Tech at PSU
Supported Software for the 2017-2018 Academic Year
Posted by Jo-Ann Guilmett, Last modified by Melinda Barnsley on 21 June 2017 03:42 PM

Browsers

Software Title Version Operating Systems Support Status
Google Chrome Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med
Internet Explorer 11 Windows High
Microsoft Edge Windows Med
Mozilla Firefox Latest Windows, Mac OSX High
Safari Latest Mac OSX High

Calendar

Software Title Version Operating Systems Support Status
Apple Calendar Latest Mac OSX Low
Google Calendar Latest n/a Web- based unsupported
Microsoft Outlook 2013 Windows  Med
Microsoft Outlook 2016 Windows High
Microsoft Outlook 2016 Mac OSX High
Mozilla Lightning/Sunbird Latest Windows, Mac OSX unsupported

 

Email

Software Title Version Operating Systems Support Status
Apple Mail Latest Mac OSX Low
Gmail Latest n/a Web- based unsupported
Microsoft Outlook 2013 Windows Med
Microsoft Outlook 2016 Windows High
Microsoft Outlook 2016 Mac OSX High
Mozilla Thunderbird Latest Windows, Mac OSX unsupported

 

Multimedia

Software Title Version Operating Systems Support Status Functionality
3Ds Max Latest Windows Med 3D Design
Adobe Acrobat DC Latest Windows, Mac OSX High PDF/Document Creation
Adobe After Effects CC 2017 Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Digital Video Effects
Adobe Animate CC 2017 Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Animation 
Adobe Audition CC 2017 Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Audio
Adobe Character Animator CC (Beta) Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Animation 
Adobe Fireworks CS6 Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Image Editing
Adobe Fuse CC (Preview) Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Animation 3D Design
Adobe Gaming SDK 1.4 Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Gaming Development
Adobe Illustrator Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Illustration
Adobe Lightroom Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Digital Photography
Adobe Media Encoder CC 2017 Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Media Management
Adobe Photoshop Latest Windows, Mac OSX High Digital Photography
Adobe Prelude CC 2017 Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Video Editing & Logging 
Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2017 Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Video Editing
Adobe SpeedGrade CC 2015 Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Video Editing
Audacity Latest Windows, Mac OSX High Audio Editing
Autodesk autoCAD 2016 Latest Mac OSX Med Drafting
Autodesk Maya Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med 3D Animation and Design
Autodesk Remake Latest Windows Med 3D Scanning and Design
Cura Latest  Mac OSX Med 3D Slicer 
Camtasia Latest Windows, Mac OSX High Video Editing/Screen Capture/Tutorials
Final Cut X Latest Mac OSX Med Video Editing
Fusion 360 Latest Windows Med 3D Design
GameMaker7 Lite Latest Windows Med Game Development
Garage Band 10 Latest Mac OSX Med Audio Editing
Gimp Latest Windows Med Photo Editing
iMovie Latest Mac OSX Med Video Editing
Jing Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Screen Capture/Tutorials
Logic Pro X Latest Mac OSX Med Audio Editing
MeshMixer Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med 3D Modeling and Repair
Mudbox 2016 Latest Mac OSX Med 3D Design
Netfabb Latest Windows Med 3D Repair
Python with IDLE Latest Windows Med Programming
QuickTime Latest Windows, Mac OSX Low - Not supported by Windows & Apple Video Editing
Sketchup Make 2017 Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med 3D Design
TinkerPlots Latest Med Data Visualization 
VLC Player Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Plays Multimedia
Windows Media Player Latest Windows Med Plays Multimedia
Windows Movie Maker Latest Windows Low - Not supported by Windows  Video Editing
yEd Graph Editor Latest Windows Med Graph Editor

 

Operating Systems

**  Minimal Support for personally owned systems only.
Software Title Version Operating Systems Support Status
Android latest Android Med
Chrome OS latest Chrome Low
iOS latest Apple iOS Med
MAC OS X (Sierra) 10.12 Mac OS High
Mac OS X (El Capitan) 10.11 Mac OS High
Mac OS X (Yosemite) 10.10 Mac OS Med**
Mac OS X < 10.10 Mac OS Unsupported
Microsoft Windows 10.x Windows High
Microsoft Windows 8.x Windows Med**
Microsoft Windows  7.x Windows High
Microsoft Windows   < Vista (SP2) Windows unsupported

 

Science, Statistics and Mathematics

Software Title Version Operating Systems Support Status
Arc GIS** Latest Windows n/a
Maple** Latest Windows, Mac OSX n/a
MatLab** Latest Windows, Mac OSX n/a
Minitab** 16.x Windows n/a
Eprime**   Windows  n/a
SPSS** 21 Windows n/a
**  These software packages are discipline specific and an additional license cost may required for installation on PSU systems. ITS will assist with software installation and insure that the application launches and runs as expected.  However, PSU is not able to provide training for the application or support how the software is used.  

 

Security

Software Title Version Operating Systems Support Status
Identity Finder Latest Windows, Mac OSX High
malware bytes Latest Windows/Mac High
Cylance Latest Windows/Mac High

 

SFTP & SSH

Software Title Version Operating Systems Support Status
Apple Terminal 2.x Mac OSX Med
Putty Lastest Windows Med

 

Academic Technology Tools

Software Title Version Operating Systems Support Status Functionality
Camtasia Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med* Video Editing /Screen Capture / Tutorials
Course Eval Latest n/a Web- based High  Course Evaluations
Jing Latest Windows, MacOX Med Screen Capture / tutorials
Kaltura Latest n/a Web-based High Video Repository / Screen Capture
Lynda.com Latest n/a Web-based Med Online Education
Mahara Latest n/a Web-based High  E- Portfolios
Moodle Latest n/a Web-based High Learning Management System
Qualtrics Latest n/a Web-based High  Survey tool
Skype Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med Chat 
Zoom Latest n/a Web-based High Web-conferencing

 

Utilities

Software Title Version Operating Systems Support Status
Pulse Secure (VPN) Latest Windows, Mac OSX High
Virtual Box Latest Windows, Mac OSX Unsupported

 

Web and Desktop Publishing

Software Title Version Operating Systems Support Status
Adobe Dreamweaver CC 2017 Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med
Adobe InDesign CC Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med
Adobe Muse CC 2017 Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med
Google Sites Latest n/a Web- based Med
iBooks Author Latest Mac OSX Med
iWork Latest Mac OSX Low
MS Office Latest Windows, Mac OSX High
WordPress Latest Windows, Mac OSX Med

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