Software Suggestions

Software Licensing Management receives suggestions to pursue site licenses for different software products. Below is a list of the products that have been submitted and their status.

SoftwareStatusReasoning
ASREMLPurchasedPurchased site license and currently maintained by Software Licensing Management
Blueberry SoftwareReviewedNot enough interest to warrant a site license
Cambridge Structural DatabaseReviewedNot enough interest to warrant a site license
ChemBioDrawPurchasedPurchased site license and currently maintained by Software Licensing Management
Dynastar LasergeneReviewedNot enough interest to warrant a site license
End NoteReviewedNot enough interest to warrant a site license
GraphPad PrismReviewedNot enough interest to warrant a site license and not cost effective
Gurobi AcademicReviewedPushed back down to College/Department Level since product is so specialized
Rosetta StonePurchasedPurchased volume licenses for one year; not cost effective or enough interest to warrant a renewal;  100 + licenses are now managed by NCSU Libraries
Schrodinger ProductsReviewedPushed back down to College/Department Level since product is so specialized
Sima ProReviewedDoesn't offer a site license and not cost effective or enough interest for volume license purchase
Snap SurveyReviewedPushed back to College/Department level as there are already other options on Campus
Sparkleshare VideoscribeReviewedNot enough interest to warrant a site license,
STATA SEReviewedNot enough interest for site license; working on combining existing licenses
TurnitInReviewedCALS conducted a pilot program; UNC-GA discussed a system wide solution, but NCSU has chosen not to participate.  Most colleges indicated that they are not interested in Turnitin at this time.
VantagePointReviewedNot enough interest to warrant a site license

If you know of any software that would be beneficial to the University as a whole, please use the Software Suggestion Request form.