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ANSYS seminars in December for faculty and students (ANSYS FEA and ANSYS CFD). The faculty sessions cover using ANSYS CFD rather than Flowlab, which is being discontinued. The student sessions are 2 two-hour sessions, one on ANSYS FEA, the other on ANSYS CFD.
11 November 2013 Symantec Anti-virus software version 12.1.4 available for download. This version supports Windows 8.1 and OS X Mavericks.
Adobe's Acrobat Pro and Creative Cloud suite available for UI faculty and staff to install on a personal computer. This university-wide agreement is subscription based and expires on 31 May each year.
Read the 2012 ETC Annual Report.
12 August 2013 Windows file server maintenance completed and default disk quotas are doubled: 20GB for faculty/staff, 10GB for students.
UI Lynda.com portal, a huge collection of on-line software training videos, is available using your Hawk ID and password.
Engineering Help Desk
Go to the Engineering Help Desk home page.
Video tutorials, prepared by the consultants at the Engineering Help Desk, are available on some of the most-requested topics. This icon marks a page with a tutorial. The actual tutorial uses this icon .
New and Updated Web Pages
Symantec Anti-virus Updated to note that Windows 8 and Mavericks OS versions are coming (10/31/13) ICON Updated with information about file size and digital media (10/10/13)
UICapture Updated with information about setting up a document camera before recording (10/1/13)
Articles are now available for reading and comment. These articles replace the newsletter and are published as soon as the information is available.
The newest article is about what the ECS data manager does.
Et Cetera, the ETC newsletter, debuts with information about ECS, EES, and EMS. Read Vol 1. No 1, published December 2012.
Information about the changes, additions, and plans in Computer Systems Support (CSS) is available in the newsletter Essentials. The contents page has links to all published issues. Each issue is in PDF format. The last issue of the Essentials newsletter was published in April 2012.