Information Services

IS software for University units

Summary of software agreements terms & conditions (administered by IS).

Some UoE software agreements
Software Agreement Who can use the software Where can it be used and for what? Home and personal use
Adobe CLP Staff and Students Please see end-user license agreement supplied with the software. Home use for each purchased license, or buy personal licenses for staff and students.
Adobe ETLA Staff and Students in subscribed units on university machines On university campus for academic work Staff in subscribed units can get personal versions for home use
Adobe VIP User named on license or users of named device license Named user's computer (2 installations) or named device license. For academic & teaching use Named user is permitted 2 installs. N/A for device license
ArcGIS Staff and Students, some restrictions Within UK and Ireland, permission required elsewhere Yes, installations for university work subject to license restrictions
Endnote and Reference Manager Staff and Students, some restrictions Only on Institution machines No, but personal copies can be bought from Bilaney consultants or use EndnoteWeb.
Erdas Imagine, LPS and ER Mapper Geosciences School Authorised user Any user for educational purposes Home use rights included for authorised users
Inspiration Staff and Students All university machines including staff PCs, disability and laptop loans. All university sites. For staff only for university work. For students only on university owned laptops..
Mathematica Unlimited school license Staff and students in the school Teaching and research For staff and students in the school.
Mathworks TAH for Matlab Staff and Students at the university. Staff and students have home use. It can be used on campus or virtually. See link to wiki for details. For staff and students. 
Microsoft Select Agreement Systems owned by the Institution. Work at home rights, university work only. Use reseller sites for personal purchases
Microsoft Campus Scheme Staff counted in the agreement and shared machines in subscribing units On counted staffs' work & home PCs and shared machines. Not for commercial gain. Office365 portal, office download for staff and students. Dreamspark for stem units.
Mindgenius Staff and Students On university PCs and laptops. Now home use for university work. Home use download for staff & students, also discounted personal purchases. (secured)
Minitab Staff and Students University machines and personal computers. For academic purposes only. Annual licenses can be purchased via ePay. Perpetual licenses via download also available.
Nvivo Staff and students On university or personal/home computers. Use outside Uk & Ireland restricted to 3 months. Yes, but with geographical restriction. (secured)
SAS Staff and Students, some special conditions On campus and home use. Restricted outside Uk and ireland to 3 month.
Sigmaplot Staff and Students University Campuses, univeristy owned or leased machines Home use permitted for full time staff and students
Sophos Staff, Students, Honorary staff and official visitors At the university and on home computers Yes, download from web site
SPSS Academic Staff and Students, some special conditions On university computers or on personal computer. Excludes university admin, NHS use or for profit