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Sort the information in the table below by clicking on the words at the top. If you click on "Students" you will see all the software that is available for student use at the top of the table. Click on "Software" and you will see an alphabetized list of Software.  

Software Category Use
Students Faculty Staff Researchers
Adobe AEM App/Website Development Web Content Management suite No No Yes No
Adobe Creative Cloud Graphic Design Tools Adobe tools for graphics,
photo, video and more
Yes Yes Yes No
Amber High Performance
Computing (HPC)
Simulation software for biomolecules Yes Yes Yes Yes
ArcGIS (ArcMap
& ArcScene)
GIS/ Mapping Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Atlas.ti Statistics/ Analysis Qualitative analysis of large bodies of textual, graphical, audio, and video data Yes Yes Yes Yes
High Performance
Computing (HPC)
Physics-based modeling and
simulation software
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Electronic Signature (DocuSign) Communication & Collaboration Document mgmt, workflow & e-signature No Yes Yes No
Email Direct
Communication & Collaboration Emma email marketing subscription, support, and services No Yes Yes No
EndNote Document Management Tool to publish & manage
bibliographies, citations & references
Yes Yes Yes Yes
(Cortex XDR)
Cybersecurity Anti-malware software for NYU-owned devices used to detect and prevent threats. (Includes a version for NYU Tandon faculty.) No Yes Yes Yes
Cybersecurity Anti-malware software for personally-owned computers connecting to NYU's network Yes Yes Yes Yes
EViews Statistics/ Analysis Forecasting and statistical analysis tool Yes Yes Yes Yes
Fetch Document Management Secure web file transfer for Mac Yes Yes Yes Yes
Final Draft Audio / Video Editing Screenwriting software for writing and formatting screenplays Yes Yes No Yes
FinalCut Pro Audio / Video Editing Apple’s primary video editing application Yes Yes Yes Yes
Firefox Web Browser Open-source freeware web browser developed by Mozilla Yes Yes Yes Yes
Gaussian/ GaussView High Performance
Computing (HPC)
Software for molecular research Yes Yes Yes Yes
Geomagic Design X and Control X    Graphic Design Tools 3D printing software Yes Yes Yes No
Globus Standard License High Performance
Computing (HPC)
Secure file transfer service to NYU HPC storage Yes Yes Yes Yes
Google Chrome Web Browser   Yes Yes Yes Yes
Gotham Font Graphic Design Tools Gotham is NYU's standard font No Yes Yes No
Gradescope E-Learning Faculty automated grading tool for NYU Brightspace No Yes No No
Hexagon Geospatial Graphing/ Modeling Geospatial design and graphing software Yes Yes Yes Yes
JMP Academic
Statistics/ Analysis Statistical software for data visualization and decision making Yes Yes No Yes
Knitro High Performance
Computing (HPC)
Software for solving large scale mathematical optimization problems   Yes Yes Yes Yes
Magics RP Computing Support Software for 3D Printing Yes Yes Yes No
Maple High Performance
Computing (HPC)
HPC Software for science, engineering, and math
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Materialise Mimics Graphing/ Modeling Research Edition annual University site license Yes Yes Yes No
MATLAB Data Services & Analytics Environment for high performance numeric computation and visualization Yes Yes Yes Yes
Microsoft Office Computing Support Software programs used in an office Yes Yes Yes Yes
Statistical Software
Statistics/ Analysis Statistical software Yes Yes No Yes
MPlus Graphing/ Modeling Software subscription for statistical modeling Yes Yes Yes Yes
Multi-Factor Authentication (Duo Mobile app) Cybersecurity Additional account security provided by NYU MFA and the Duo Mobile app Yes Yes Yes Yes
Notepad++ App/Website Development Freeware for source code editing on MS Windows environments Yes Yes Yes Yes
High Performance
Computing (HPC)
Algorithms for mathematical, statistical, and data mining problems Yes Yes Yes Yes
NYU Box Communication & Collaboration Cloud-based storage
No Yes Yes No
NYU Engage Communication & Collaboration Online tool for measuring and reporting student engagement Yes No No No
NYU Print Service Computing Support Two-step process broadens the NYU community's printing options and conserves resources Yes Yes Yes Yes
NYU Stream E-Learning Audio & video media tools for collaboration,
enterprise license
Yes Yes Yes No
NYU Virtual Private Network (VPN) Cybersecurity Provides secure access to NYU's network from  off-campus Yes Yes Yes Yes
OBIEE (UDW+ integration) Data Services & Analytics Reporting tool that pulls from UDW+ No Yes Yes No
OriginPro Graphing/ Modeling Graphing and data analysis software maintenance Yes Yes Yes Yes
Overleaf Scientific Software Online LaTex editor Yes Yes Yes Yes
Pixologic Zbrush 4R7 - for Mac Graphic Design Tools Digital sculpting software Yes Yes Yes No
Plagiarism Prevention
E-Learning Plagiarism software site license
No Yes No No
Polling (Poll Everywhere) Data Services and Analytics Audience response tool Yes Yes Yes No
Powtoon Video Animation   Easy to use templates for videos and presentations
Yes Yes Yes Yes
QGIS GIS/ Mapping GIS and web mapping tool
Yes Yes Yes Yes
RedHat Infrastructure/ Resilient Storage/ Ceph/ Ansible/ OpenShift Infrastructure RedHat enterprise subscription No No Yes No
Respondus LockDown Browser and Monitor E-Learning Provides assessment security by locking students' browsers during Brightspace quizes. Yes Yes No No
SAS Statistics/ Analysis Statistical software for data visualization and decision making Yes Yes Yes Yes
Schrodinger High Performance
Computing (HPC)
Enables the solving of problems in Pharmacology, Biotechnology, and Material Science No Yes Yes Yes
Self-Service Reporting
Data Services & Analytics Data analytics and
visualization software
No No Yes No
Slate Communication & Collaboration Mgmt system and databases for enrollment management and admissions No No Yes No
Solidworks Graphic Design Tools Modeling software Yes Yes Yes No
Splunk Infrastructure Identifies data patterns, provides metrics, diagnoses problems for business operations No No Yes No
SPSS - Statistics Modeling Statistics/ Analysis Software for IBM statistics Yes Yes No Yes
Stata Statistics/ Analysis Data analytics software Yes Yes No Yes
Data Services & Analytics Survey platform software Yes Yes Yes Yes
TecPlot Academic Suite    Scientific Software Visualization and data analysis software Yes Yes Yes Yes
(LinkedIn Learning)
E-Learning Online learning tutorials Yes Yes Yes No
University Events Calendar Communication & Collaboration Event and space management software
(EMS Master Calendar, EMS Campus, EMS Regics)
Yes Yes Yes No
VoiceThread E-Learning Collaborative, multimedia slide show that holds images, documents, and videos Yes Yes No No
VMWare Infrastructure Enterprise license for various VMware products No Yes Yes No
Web Meetings (Zoom) Communication & Collaboration Video conference and collaboration tool - Enterprise Yes Yes Yes No
Web Publishing (WordPress)
App/Website Development Web content and blog management suite Yes Yes Yes Yes
Windows 10 Computing Support Personal computer operating system produced by Microsoft Yes Yes Yes Yes
Wiris Data Services & Analytics Visual software editor for mathematical formula Yes Yes No Yes
Wolfram Research Software Suite
Data Services & Analytics Technical computing software Yes Yes Yes Yes

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