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Software

This section contains articles and information related to obtaining, installing, and using software available at the VTCRI.

  • Renewing GraphPad Prism

    During the renewal process of GraphPad Prism a MachineID and your system name is required.  This MachineID identifies your unique system for licensing purposes. Follow the steps below to gather your M...

  • Software Packages Available to You

    As a Virginia Tech student or faculty member, there are many software packages that have been licensed and made available for you to use.  You can visit the Network and Student software lists by loggi...

  • Anti-Virus Software and Protection

    The FBRI network, the assets attached to it, and the data stored within are very important to us and are at the heart of our success second only to our people.  It is extremely important that we prote...

  • Microsoft Office and Other Applications

    If you are needing MS Office or other applications installed on a VTCRI managed computer, please Start a Conversation to submit a request and we will be happy to assist.   If you are looking to see wh...

  • MatLab by Mathworks

    MatLab is an analysis package used to run complex calculations and create visualizations of data created by the Mathworks company. If you are running MatLab on a high-resolution display on a Linux OS ...

  • VMWare Remote Console

    If you have requested and ben assigned compute nodes from our VME (Virtual Machine Environment) you can access them using the VMWare Remote Console, available below.  To connect to a Virtual Machine, ...

  • Project Sites and Tools

    Virginia Tech offers project sites and on-line tools from the Microsoft and Google suites, among some others.   You can review these offerings in the VT Project Software Service Catalog....

  • SSH Software

    When providing access to various servers and equipment you may be granted SSH access.  SSH is a Secure Shell where all traffic passed through this connection is encrypted.  It offers console access to...

  • Citation Management Software

    Citation managers are research project time-savers. They allow you to build your own database of citations to sources for your research projects. They provide tools to automate in-text citation and bi...