Main Software Deals
This section contains the main software agreements & special deals we adminster for the University. Chose an agreement to see who is eligible and how to get the software.
Agreements from software houses covering a range of products.
Software Services administer three agreements, ETLA, VIP and CLP to buy Adobe products for the university.
|Microsoft||Microsoft products are widely used at the university and at home by staff and students for university work.|
|Minitab||Minitab is a popular statistical analysis package for scientific applications, in particular for design and analysis of experiments, time series, charts and plots|
|SAS||SAS is an integrated system for statistical analysis, data mining and data warehousing, a business favourite.|
SigmaPlot is available to the university under an annual site licence held by software Services.
|SPSS||IBM SPSS products are particularly good for surveys, data manipulation and a wide variety of analyses.|
A 3 year Mathworks TAH agreement for a Matlab site license was renewed on the 1st September 2016.
|Mathematica||Mathematica, based on symbolic mathematics, is used in scientific, engineering, mathematical and other areas of technical computing.|
EndNote are used for managing references and bibliographies.
|NVivo||NVivo is qualitative data analysis software designed for work with very rich text and/or multimedia information.|
|Mindgenius||The MindGenius application is based around the concept of mind-mapping, which allows the user to capture large amounts of disparate information and gives them the ability to view content from different viewpoints.|
|ArcGIS||Details of the university's ArcGIS site license|
|If you can't find the software in our main deals list, search our software database for the software by name or by category to see if there's a deal for it in place. It's restricted to computers on Edlan.||You can also read through a summary of the conditions of use for all the main deals contained in a table of license conditions.|
From time to time, software services call for interest in collaborating in a software site license or special deal. Use the Software Interest form for the call for interest or to highlight other software you'd like to a university deal for.
Before filling out the form, please check the main deals and software database to see if a deal already exists.
N.B. This is not an installation service, please contact IS help services for help and support with software installations.