Site License Software

Software that has been purchased for the Oregon State University 'site' can be installed on any Oregon State University workstation at no cost to the user or the department.

In some cases, these packages can also be installed on personal computers; please read the terms for each application for licensing details. Most packages can be installed when connected to the campus network.

Other Software

This page only lists software administered by Information Services.

Please visit the Software & Site License Program at the College of Science website for information on software administered by the Software License Coordinator.

The Helpdocs website also lists a number of recommended freeware applications for Mac and Windows.

Data Warehouse Software

Oregon State University utilizes enterprise level data warehouses for information gathering and reporting. The OpenText LiveLink ECM - Business Intelligence software listed below is used to communicate with these enterprise data warehouses. Installation instructions are provided in the respective software folders or by visiting Data Warehouse Support.

License Restrictions

The OpenText LiveLink ECM - Business Intelligence software is for staff and faculty at OUS institutions only and can be installed on institutional or personal computers.

Products Covered

  • Windows XP Professional (Hummingbird BIQuery 9 and Oracle 10)
  • Windows 7 Enterprise (OpenText BIQuery 10 and Oracle 11)
  • Apple MacOS X (via a Windows Virtual Machine)

Support & Other Details

  • Instructions for installing and uninstalling the Oracle and BIQuery software can be found on the TSS-SoftStore Server.
  • If you experience technical difficulties that your departmental computer administrator (DCA) is unable to resolve, please contact Ross Jackson (541-737-8767) for assistance.

Software & Technical Information

Respondus BB

Respondus is a powerful tool for creating and managing exams that can be printed to paper or published directly to Blackboard. Exams can be created offline using a familiar Windows environment. Whether you are a veteran of online testing or relatively new to it, Respondus will save you hours on each project.

License Restrictions

Respondus is available to OSU faculty, staff and students for institutional purposes and can be installed on institutional and personal computers.

Platforms

  • Windows (Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows 7 Compatible)
  • Mac Users: To use this software, run a virtual machine running a version of Windows

Contract Information

  • Contract Expiration: July 31, 2014
  • Contract Software Contact: Blackboard Support (541-737-3474)
  • Activation Instructions: You will need an installation key to activate the software. Please e-mail Blackboard Support to obtain this key.

Cost

  • Free to OSU Staff, Students, and Faculty

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Manufacturer Website

StatGraphics

StatGraphics Centurion XVI is a data analysis and statistical software application that contains more than 170 statistical procedures covering all aspects of data analytics, with a special emphasis on data visualization.

License Restrictions

StatGraphics Centurion XVI is available to OSU faculty, staff and students for institutional purposes and can be installed on institutional and personal computers.

Platforms

  • Windows (Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows 7 Compatible)
  • Mac Users: To use this software, run a virtual machine running a version of Windows

Cost

  • Free to OSU Staff, Students, and Faculty

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Manufacturer Website