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DeSC Standard

Managed Windows Standard Administrative Computing Environment

DeSC Standard is a standard administrative Windows computing environment for University faculty and staff desktop and laptops computers.  University Business Applications are guaranteed to run in this environment.

For criteria to participate in DeSC Standard see

Windows 7 DeSC Standard Computers-Software Set


Windows 7 Enterprise (32-bit/64-bit operating systems available) and Internet Explorer 9.

  • Microsoft Office 2010 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook) and Avery Wizard for Word 2010
  • Dell KACE client software (for software distribution via the network, system inventory, and remote troubleshooting)
  • McAfee VirusScan (Microsoft Windows virus protection)
  • Sassafras KeyAccess/KeyVerify
  • PuTTY and Filezella
  • Code42 CrashPlan Proe  (network backup software)
  • Adobe Acrobat  Professional/Reader
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Oracle client
  • Thomson Reuters EndNote
  • Ebrary
  • AOL Instant Messenger
  • Adobe Flash Player
  • Sun Java
  • Apple Quicktime
  • RealNetworks RealPlayer
  • Adobe Shockwave Player

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