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Drexel Software

The software listed below is licensed and/or supported by Drexel for use by faculty, professional staff, and students.

Title OS Description License Cost Where to Get Website Support
7-Zip Windows Blank Blank
Folder zipping application for file compression and transfer, much like Win-Zip. Available in 32-bit and 64-bit installers (Drexel-owned machines should use the 64-bit version in Software Center).
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 Personal: 7-zip.org. Drexel-owned: Software Center for Windows. https://www.7-zip.org IT Help Desk
Adobe Acrobat Pro DC 2017 Windows Macintosh Ubiquitous PDF document viewer and creator. Faculty, Professional Staff $0.00 Available via Software Center (PC) and Self Service (macOS). Software Service Centers for Windows & Mac IT Help Desk
Adobe CC Student and Teacher Edition Windows Macintosh Blank A monthly or annual subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud applications such as Photoshop, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Illustrator, Lightroom, and more. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $19.99 Available with educational discount through DrexelOne > Campus+Community > JourneyEd. DrexelOne N/A
Alice Windows Macintosh

Software for learning how program animations, interactive stories, and simple 3D games. A sandbox for creative block-based programming.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 Available for free download here: Download Alice. http://www.alice.org/ N/A
ArcGIS ESRI Business/Community Analyst Blank Blank Blank
A Web-based tool from the geographic information system market leader ESRI with demographic and business data visualized in map format, as well as graphed or exportable as raw spreadsheet data.
 
These products may be used by students and faculty for instructional purposes and other student learning activities. They may not be used for commercial or funded research purposes.
Faculty, Students $0.00 Students email IT Help Desk at consult@drexel.edu. Faculty use Web form here. http://libguides.library.drexel.edu/az.php?a=e IT Help Desk
AutoDesk Free Education Software Windows Blank Blank

Wide variety of 2D and 3D design marking and review tools, including AutoCAD, Flow Design, Maya, InfraWorks, Revit, and more.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 autodesk.com/education/free-software/all AutoDesk N/A
Bentley Software Windows Blank Blank

Project design and modeling software. Includes AECOsim, Architecture, and Microstation.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu http://www.bentley.com IT Help Desk
Bitvise SSH Client Windows Macintosh Blank

Terminal shell client for file transfer, tunneling, and command line. This tool provides secure remote access to Windows servers and workstations.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 bitvise.com/download-area https://www.bitvise.com IT Help Desk
Blackboard Learn Blank
Drexel's platform for online course delivery and management software. Instructors can use Learn to deliver online course materials, or deliver completely online courses. Features discussion boards, grading tools, test administrations tools, document delivery, and much more. Students can sign in to access course materials posted by the instructor.
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 learn.drexel.edu https://learn.drexel.edu Instructional Technology Group
Camtasia 2018 Windows Macintosh Blank

Tool for computer screen recording and professional-quality video creation. Features 60 frames-per-second editing and production for smoother video playback. Excellent for recording course presentations with slides and voice-overs.

Faculty, Professional Staff See training: http://drexel.edu/it/services/workshops/web-based/cam-cross-platform http://techsmith.com Instructional Technology Group
Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client Windows Macintosh Unix

Virtual private network client, both Web-based and 32-bit desktop application.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 Web App: vpn.drexel.edu. Desktop App: software.drexel.edu. Mobile App: Search "Cisco AnyConnect" in app store. http://cisco.com IT Networking
CMap Tools Windows Macintosh Unix

Software for the creation of knowledge models represented as concept maps, which can then be shared, navigated, and criticized in a collaborative environment. Open to individuals and institutions/organizations, and all ages.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://cmap.ihmc.us/download http://www.ihmc.us N/A
CoreFTP Lite Windows Blank Blank Secure FTP client for Web site maintenance on Windows. Includes features such as SFTP (SSH), SSL, TLS, FTPS, IDN, browser integration, site to site transfers, FTP transfer resume, drag and drop support, file viewing & editing, firewall support, custom commands, FTP URL parsing, command line transfers, filters, and more. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://www.coreftp.com/download.html http://www.coreftp.com N/A
CrashPlan Pro Enterprise Windows Macintosh Unix CrashPlan is an automatic, tamper-proof backup solution designed to backup laptop and desktop data and allow users to restore data from different points in time and from any computer. Available only for Enterprise users--personal edition is no longer offered. Faculty, Professional Staff $76.00 See drexel.edu/it/computers-software/backup. Web Interface IT Help Desk
Creo Elements/Pro 5.0 Windows Blank Blank

3D CAD modeling software for mechanical engineers. Used for product concept or industrial design and revision.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $149.95 Available at JourneyEd on the "Campus + Community" tab of one.drexel.edu. http://www.ptc.com IT Help Desk
Drexel Streams (Kaltura) Blank Blank Blank
Video upload and streaming service at Drexel, similar to YouTube. Use pre-generated code to embed videos on Web sites, or link directly to videos in Kaltura.
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 one.drexel.edu. https://one.drexel.edu Instructional Technology Group
Eclipse Windows Blank Blank Open-source tools for developer workspace servers, cloud IDE, software development environments (Java), runtime platforms, and more. Available tools include Eclipse Che, Eclipse Jetty, Eclipse Equinox, Orion, and Eclipse Photon, a package of useful Eclipse tools. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://www.eclipse.org/downloads http://eclipse.org N/A
EndNote Windows Macintosh Blank Bibliography, reference, and citation publication and management software. Assists researchers in appropriately formatting and tracking citations when writing essays and articles. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. http://endnote.com IT Help Desk
eQuest Windows Blank Blank

Tool for the simulation and analysis of building energy usage without the need for experience in building performance modeling. Includes a building creation wizard and energy efficiency measure (EEM) wizard, with graphical reporting.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://www.doe2.com/eQuest http://www.doe2.com N/A
Fetch Blank Macintosh Blank Secure file transfer client (FTP and SFTP) compatible with macOS. Can edit files directly on a server, and much more. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. http://fetchsoftworks.com IT Help Desk
GIMP Windows Macintosh Unix

Image editing and manipulation program similar to Photoshop.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://www.gimp.org/downloads http://gimp.org N/A
Google Chrome Windows Macintosh Blank
Google Internet browser.
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://www.google.com/chrome http://www.google.com N/A
Google Earth Windows Macintosh Unix

Virtual globe, map, and geographic information. Explore the world with street views and 3D map features right in your browser or mobile device. Chrome browser is required.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 https://www.google.com/earth https://www.google.com/earth N/A
HyperChem Windows Macintosh Blank Software for molecular modeling. Draw any molecule with multiple atom and bond renderings. Create 3D models and animations of molecular dynamics and mechanics. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. http://hyper.com IT Help Desk
Hyperion Blank
Data query and analysis, enterprise reporting, and global information delivery. More information at drexel.edu/it/services/catalog/hyperion.
Faculty, Professional Staff $0.00 Plugin Download: software.drexel.edu. Web Interface: https://reporting.drexel.edu/workspace/index.jsp http://drexel.edu/ais/training/hyperion_reporting IT Accounts
InfoNet Windows Blank Blank Digital signage application for promotional ads of events, programs, and other similar initiatives at Drexel. Ad submissions reviewed weekly. Managed by the Office of University Communications. Faculty, Professional staff $0.00 Contact infonet@drexel.edu for assistance. http://www.effectiveintervention.org infonet@drexel.edu
Internet Explorer Windows Blank Blank Microsoft Internet browser. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://www.microsoft.com/downloads http://microsoft.com/ie Microsoft
iTunes Windows Macintosh Blank Video and audio player, as well as media library manager. Organize, tag, transfer, and play media, including MP3s, Apple Lossless, MOVs, and more. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://apple.com/itunes/download http://www.apple.com Apple
iTunes University Windows Macintosh Blank Online course media delivery application. Listen to, watch, or download uploaded educational materials and courses provided by a wide variety of universities and institutions. Visit the Instructional Technology Group for more information. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 Apple App Store. http://www.apple.com Instructional Technology Group
Jing Windows Blank Blank
Application for creating and sharing basic visual elements.
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://techsmith.com/download/jing https://www.techsmith.com/jing.html Instructional Technology Group
Kurzweil 3000 Windows Macintosh Blank
Supportive program for literacy skills and proficiency.
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. https://www.kurzweiledu.com/default.html IT Help Desk
Maple 2015 & 2016 Windows Macintosh Unix Mathematical software for the analysis, visualization, and exploration of math problems. Solve problems from almost any branch of mathematics. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. http://maplesoft.com IT Help Desk
Mathematica and Wolfram Alpha Pro Windows Macintosh Unix
Software spanning most areas of technical computing, including neural networks, machine learning, image processing, geometry, data science, visualizations, and more.
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://tech.coe.drexel.edu/mathematica http://www.wolfram.com College of Engineering Tech
MATLAB and Simulink with Toolboxes Windows Macintosh Unix
Multi-paradigm numerical computing environment for engineers and scientists. Utilizes a proprietary programming language for matrix manipulations, function and data plotting, algorithms, and user interface creation. See MATLAB Toolbox Licenses for information: drexel.edu/irt/computers-software/software/software-list/matlab-licenses.
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. MathWorks Drexel University Page IT Help Desk
MDL Crossfire Commander70 Windows Macintosh Blank
The CrossFire system is a complete chemical information system comprising of the Beilstein database, the CrossFire search and retrieval server software and the Beilstein commander client.
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. IT Help Desk
MediaSiteLive Windows Blank Blank WebCasting application, audio, video. Faculty, Professional Staff $0.00 Visit the Instructional Technology Group in Korman 109. http://www.sonicfoundry.com Instructional Technology Group
MERLOT Windows Macintosh Unix Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching. Visit the IT Sandbox for more information. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 drexel.edu/it/org/initiatives/technologysandbox http://www.merlot.org N/A
Microsoft Imagine Windows Blank Blank Formerly DreamSpark, Microsoft Image provides tools for building games, designing apps, and launching projects at no cost for students. Students https://imagine.microsoft.com/en-us/catalog https://imagine.microsoft.com/en-us/catalog N/A
Microsoft Office 365 Windows Macintosh Unix
Fully-featured Office 365 software package, which includes Word, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher, and Access, for free until graduation. Also available for fee for Non-Employee Associates.
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students drexel.edu/it/office365. http://portal.office.com IT Help Desk
Mindstorms Windows Macintosh Blank
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. IT Help Desk
Mozilla Firefox Windows Macintosh Unix Mozilla Internet browser. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://www.mozilla.com http://www.mozilla.com N/A
NetBeans IDE Windows Blank Blank Framework for developing Java, JavaScript, HTML5, PHP applications, and more. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://netbeans.org http://netbeans.org N/A
NEURON Windows Macintosh Unix

Neuron simulation software.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://www.neuron.yale.edu/neuron/download https://www.neuron.yale.edu/neuron N/A
Nuventive iWebFolio Windows Macintosh Unix

Electronic portfolio management service. Assists users in the organization, storage, and reflection and presentation of achievements.

Faculty, Professional Staff $0.00 Visit the Instructional Technology Group in Korman 109. http://www.nuventive.com Instructional Technology Group
NVivo 12 Windows Macintosh Blank NVivo is a data organization and visual representation tool designed for analysis of qualitative data (e.g. questions and interviews) and quantifiable data (e.g. demographics), gathered primarily from social media. Researchers can store, organize, categorize, and visualize their data to uncover insights into trends, make new connections, and ask more questions for investigation. Faculty, Professional Staff, Graduate Students $0.00 Personal Computers: software.drexel.edu. Drexel-Owned Computers: Software Center for Windows. http://qsrinternational.com IT Help Desk
PDF X-Change Pro Windows Macintosh Blank All purpose tool for PDF creation and modification. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://docu-track.com http://docu-track.com N/A
POV-Ray 3 Windows Macintosh Unix Ray tracing program. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://www.povray.org/download http://www.povray.org N/A
PuTTY Windows Unix Secure FTP client. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://putty.org http://putty.org N/A
Qcad Windows Macintosh Blank CAD software package for 2D design and drafting. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. http://qcad.org IT Help Desk
QuarkXpress 2017 Windows Macintosh

Desktop publishing application.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 Available at JourneyEd on the "Campus + Community" tab of one.drexel.edu. http://quark.com IT Help Desk
Respondus Windows Macintosh Blank

Quiz creation and reporting software.

Faculty $0.00 More information at: drexel.edu/it/services/catalog/respondus. http://respondus.com Instructional Technology Group
Respondus Lockdown Browser Windows Macintosh Blank

Browser control software especially useful for test-taking.

Faculty $0.00 More information: drexel.edu/it/services/catalog/respondus. http://respondus.com Instructional Technology Group
Safari Windows Macintosh Blank
Apple Internet browser.
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://apple.com/safari/download http://apple.com Apple
SAS (School of Public Health) Windows Blank Blank
Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. School of Public Health IT
Scratch Windows Blank Blank

Software for creating stories, games, and animations for sharing around the world.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://scratch.mit.edu https://scratch.mit.edu/educators N/A
SecondLife Windows Macintosh Unix 3D and VR digital world. More information can be found here: SecondLife. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students http://secondlife.com http://secondlife.com N/A
Shadow Copy Windows Blank Blank
Shadow Copy is a Microsoft product which allows users to restore files from a snapshot or set of snapshots of directories on a server.
Faculty, Professional Staff $0.00 software.drexel.edu. IT Help Desk
SharePoint Blank Blank Blank Collaboration application for document sharing, calendars, blogs, and more. Faculty, Professional Staff $0.00 Visit the Instructional Technology Group in Korman 109. http://microsoft.com Instructional Technology Group
SiteCore Windows Macintosh Content Management System (CMS) for Web sites. Visit the Instructional Technology Group, or see drexel.edu/it/help/a-z/sitecore for more information. Faculty, Professional Staff $0.00 Training required. Web Interface: http://webedit.drexel.edu/sitecore http://www.sitecore.net University Communications Web Support
Sketchup Windows Macintosh Blank

3D modeling and drawing application.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://www.sketchup.com/download http://www.sketchup.com N/A
Sophos Endpoint Protection Windows Macintosh Blank

Anti-virus and Web protection. Employee and Personal versions available.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. https://www.sophos.com/en-us.aspx IT Security
SPSS Statistics 23 & 24 Windows Macintosh Blank

Statistical program.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. http://www.spss.com/ IT Help Desk
SQL Server Personal Edition Windows Blank Blank
This distribution is only for use in working with Drexel University, IT SQL servers.
Professional Staff $0.00 software.drexel.edu. IT Help Desk
TouchNet Windows Blank Blank

Digital signage application.

Faculty, Professional Staff Visit the Instructional Technology Group in Korman 109. http://www.touchnet.com Instructional Technology Group
TRAPS Windows Blank Blank
Anti-virus software that works in tandem with Sophos.
Faculty, Professional Staff $0.00 Automatically installed on Drexel-owned computers. IT Security
Turnitin Blank Blank Blank Turnitin checks students' work for improper citation or potential plagiarism. Faculty $0.00 http://drexel.edu/it/services/catalog/turnitin http://turnitin.com Instructional Technology Group
VLC Media player Windows Macintosh Unix Video and audio viewer. Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 http://www.videolan.org/vlc/index.html http://www.videolan.org N/A
VoiceThread Blank Blank Blank
Cloud application that allows users to create presentations, add audio and/or video narration, and allow others to comment on them.
Faculty, Students $0.00 Available at: learn.drexel.edu. Instructional Technology Group
X-Win32 2012 Windows Blank Blank

Proprietary X Window System server.

Faculty, Professional Staff, Students $0.00 software.drexel.edu. http://starnet.com IT Help Desk
Zoom Windows Macintosh Blank
Video-conferencing application for business meetings. Free or subscription versions available. Note: Drexel IT might soon obtain site licensing for Zoom.
Faculty, Professional Staff https://zoom.us/pricing https://zoom.us Video Collaboration and Production