Software and Systems

ITS for Faculty and Staff

Software and Systems

Information Technology Services recognizes that a university environment demands a wide range of technology needs. ITS continuously researches, tests and evaluates computer systems, printers, upgrades and peripherals for use at Coastal Carolina University. Operating systems, software applications and services recommended and supported by ITS are listed below; contact ITS if there is a product or service not included on this page.

Software and services that are included in a license agreement with the University are indicated with an asterisk; check with ITS regarding availability.

For information about technology purchases for faculty and staff, visit Technology Purchases.

Operating Systems
Apple Macintosh OS X
Microsoft Windows

Web Browsers
Google Chrome
Internet Explorer
Microsoft Edge
Mozilla Firefox

** Requires an annual cost to use the software.

Adobe Creative Cloud
   Graphic design, video editing, web development, photography, cloud services

Adobe Acrobat Professional
   Create, and manage PDF files

   TechSmith software tool to create, edit, and manage video tutorials, presentations

Colleague by Ellucian (formerly Datatel)

IBM SPSS Statistics
   Predictive analytics software

   Live streaming video platform to view and broadcast video content online

Microsoft Office Professional (Microsoft Academic Select Program)

Microsoft Office for Mac (Microsoft Academic Select Program)

Microsoft Outlook
   Information manager application for email, contacts, calendars

Microsoft Visio**
   Diagramming and vector graphics application

Microsoft Project**
   Project management software program

   University's open-source learning platform

   Tool for creating, and managing delivery in an online environment

   Data integration and management software system

   Cloud-based educational technology to manage, track, and evaluate student papers

    CCU's new lecture capture platform

   A collaborative web-conferencing tool that is adaptable for online learning and working environments