Enterprise Linux Systems offers shell access to individual Linux systems in an LXC environment. These systems are well-suited for education and research, custom application development, and public web application hosting. Administration and patching is performed by the Enterprise Linux Systems group. Hosted applications must be tolerant of 5 minutes downtime nightly, and up to...
LISTSERV is a software package that is used to create and manage mailing/distribution lists. LISTSERV allows users to automatically subscribe, unsubscribe and maintain their subscription settings through a Web interface. Listservs allow users to create a single email and send it to the collection of addresses that are in the listserv.
Mahara is the campus' student ePortfolio system and is an open source web application. Using Mahara students can maintain ePortfolios for the duration of their academic careers to document and advertise their academic accomplishments in a much more meaningful way than is available solely with a traditional course-at-a-time grade model. Students are able to upload academic or personal artifacts...
Maple is a computer algebra system where users can enter mathematics in traditional mathematical notation. There is support for numeric computations, arbitrary precision, and symbolic computation and visualization.
Mathematica is a computational software program used in scientific, engineering, mathematical, and computing fields. It has many features including 2D and 3D data and function visualization and animation tools, multivariate statistics libraries including fitting, hypothesis testing, and probability and expectation calculations on over 100 distributions, and data mining tools such as cluster...
MATLAB is a numerical computing environment and programming language that allows matrix manipulations, plotting of functions and data, implementation of algorithms, creation of user interfaces, and interfacing with programs written in other languages, including C, C++, Java, and Fortran.
Licensed products for MATLAB Software:
Bioinformatics ToolboxParallel Computing ToolboxImage Processing...
Database and workflow management for student conduct allegations and violations.
Medicat is an Electronic Medical Records system for Health Services. Student facing services are also provided via the MedPortal, which allows students access to secure communication with health providers as well as update their health history and immunization records.
Microsoft Office is comprised of administrative, communications and business applications.
Microsoft Office 365
Students, faculty and staff can now download the Microsoft Office 365 Suite
free of charge using their university credentials.
Microsoft WordMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft PowerPointMicrosoft...
Microsoft Visio is a diagramming and vector graphics application.
Microsoft Windows is a series of graphical interface operating systems developed, marketed, and sold by Microsoft.
Minitab is a statistics package that features data and file management, regression analysis, power and sample size, tables and graphs, multivariate analysis, nonparametrics, time series and forecasting, statistical process control, measurement system analysis, and analysis of variance.
The University has a state contract with Verizon to provide a variety of mobile phones, data plans, and mobile hotspots for business purposes. ITS is the central point of contact for this contract and works with departments to make needed purchases through p-card or a direct pay form.
With the Pharos Print Mobile app, print job can be submitted to the queue via a web browser or mobile device and released after arrival in the Lab or Library.
Computer labs use a charge per print system called Pharos. A local printer queue is for printing in the labs and a campus printing queue is for printing in any campus lab. After printing, the student will go to the Pharos station and...
myAPP is also known as Banner Self-Service for Admissions and is a tab in Self-Service available to potential students who submit an application for admission to the university. Applicants can view their checklist, apply for scholarships, change their intended major, register for Orientation, and complete other requirements for admission.
MyASU is the internal web resource main page for Appalachian State University. It is primarily used by faculty and staff with Quick Links, News and Announcements, Weather, and links to the portals Appalnet and Web Self Service.
The address for MyASU is http://myasu.appstate.edu
The MBTI (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator) assessment is a personality type indicator that classes may use but are not required to do so. ITS Data Control and Test Scoring will scan and email output reports. Our office does not supply MBTI test booklets.
Appalachian State University contracts with the National Student Clearinghouse to provide both enrollment and degree verifications to qualified requestors. The National Student Loan Clearinghouse has an Electronic Transcript Exchange (ETX) service that allows institutions to exchange PDF transcripts through them.
This service can be accessed from the National Student Clearinghouse link in...
NaturalReader is a text-to-speech software that can read text from applications including, Microsoft Word, files, webpages, PDF files, and email. These can be converted to audio files in MP3 and WAV formats and also works with OCR software.
NetReg is an automated registration system that recognizes and manages devices that are connecting to the ASU network. NetReg collects information about these devices, logs the information, and assigns the device an ASU network IP Address. The registration process is required for any device that connects to the ASU network, both wired and wireless. Students are allowed four registrations....