Software

Anti-Virus

FireAMP (PC + Mac)

FireAMP can only be used on university-owned systems at no cost.  FireAMP is available for both Windows and Mac operating systems. The Information Security Office considers FireAMP one of the most effective malware protection tools on the market and has seen marked improvement from campus units that have deployed it.

Personal Computers
Immunet Free Antivirus (highly recommended by the ISO for non-UT systems)

This product provides realtime antivirus protection that is light, fast, and can also be compatible with existing security products.
http://www.immunet.com/free/index.html

Sophos & Avast (Mac)

For personally owned Mac computers, the free online Sophos or Avast anti-virus software is recommended.

Download Sophos at www.sophos.com.

Download Avast at www.avast.com.

Microsoft DreamSpark Premium

The Cockrell School of Engineering is a member of Microsoft DreamSpark Premium and can grant access to certain Microsoft platforms, servers, and software developer tools. This software may be installed on departmental lab machines and is available for faculty, staff, and students to install for instructional and research purposes.

To access the software library, students must enable their EIDs.  For staff and faculty who experience access issues, please contact the Service Desk for assistance.

If you have already enabled your EID, you may proceed to the MSDN Software Center for the Cockrell School of Engineering.

National Instruments LabVIEW

National Instruments LabVIEW 2014 Core software and related versions of all modules and tool-kits for Windows OS is available for download. LabVIEW 2014 is also available for download for Mac and Linux versions.

Download LabVIEW

National Instruments Multisim

National Instruments Multisim 12.0 software for Windows OS is now available for download.

Download Multisim

VMware

The department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) participates in the VMware Academic Program and can grant access to certain WMware products such as VMware Fusion and VMware Workstation.  This software may be installed on ECE departmental lab machines and is available for ECE faculty, staff, and students to install on their personal computers for instructional and research purposes only.  

To access the software library, students must enable their EIDs.  Then, proceed to request a VMware Account.

Wolfram's Mathematica

The Cockrell School of Engineering participates in a University System licensing arrangement to provide Mathematica software to personally owned computers of Faculty, Staff, and Students as well as university-owned computers.  The latest version of Mathematica for Faculty and Staff is available from the Cockrell School of Engineering Intranet site

Students must complete the Activation Key Request Form, and it is recommended that you use your @utexas.edu email address to expedite the process.