Software provided and supported by OIT.

+ Cisco WebEx
Meet online, broadcast a presentation, share your screen or collaborate online.

Cisco WebEx

Cisco WebEx is a online collaboration tool which allows you to connect with anyone who has an internet connection to share audio/video and content such as PowerPoint or applications in real time, with all users.

This service is available to

Faculty, Staff, and Students

Learn more about our Cisco WebEx service »
+ Github
An open source, distributed version control system designed for speed and efficiency

Github

If your department is developing software, gitHub.tamu.edu is an excellent resource for sharing code with others at A&M. Git is an open source, distributed version control system designed for speed and efficiency.

Texas A&M hosts a local mirror as a no-charge shared service for university students and employees, including those at the HSC! This is hosted on-premise, so your content stays in a TAMU datacenter.

Users can login with their NetID and password.

This service is available to

Faculty, Staff, and Students

Locations available

Available at all TAMHSC locations

Learn more about our Github service »
+ Google Docs / Google Drive

Google Docs / Google Drive

We have integrated the TAMHSC login system with Google’s apps and services. Google Docs, Spreadsheets, Slides and more are all available for use and collaboration using your HSC account

This service is available to

Affiliates, Faculty, Staff, and Students

Learn more about our Google Docs / Google Drive service »
+ Hard drive encryption
OIT supported, HIPAA compliant protection Windows, Mac and mobile devices.

Hard drive encryption

OIT offers assistance for encrypting both TAMHSC owned computers and student laptops. OIT utilizes various software packages such as; AirWatch, VeraCrypt, Bitlocker, and FileVault to ensure the security of your data.

This service is available to

Affiliates, Faculty, Staff, and Students

Locations available

Available at all TAMHSC locations

Learn more about our Hard drive encryption service »
+ Lynda.com training
Lynda.com provides online courses for technology, creative, and business skills.

Lynda.com training

Lynda.com provides online courses for technology, creative, and business skills.

This service is available to

Affiliates, Faculty, Staff, and Students

Locations available

Available at all TAMHSC locations

Learn more about our Lynda.com training service »
+ Microsoft Office 365
Access to Word, PowerPoint, Excell and other Office tools. Office 365 also provides online collaboration options.

Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Office 365 Education provides cloud-based tools that allow students, staff and faculty to work, collaborate and even synchronize notes using OneNote. Additionally, Word, PowerPoint and Excel can be accessed anywhere, anytime and across a wide variety of devices.

This service is available to

Faculty, Staff, and Students

Learn more about our Microsoft Office 365 service »
+ Privileged Access Management
Providing HSC Faculty and Staff with the ability to install software, drivers, and other tasks usually reserved for administrators.

Privileged Access Management

The Office of Information Technology provides Privileged Access Management through a software called Cyberark. This gives the HSC Faculty Staff and Students with HSC Laptops the ability to install software, drivers, and other tasks which are usually reserved for administrators, without actually giving them administrator privileges. This allows the HSC to remain safe and secure, reduce its attack surface, and maintain compliance with University policies.

This service is available to

Faculty, Staff, and Students

Locations available

Available at all TAMHSC locations

Learn more about our Privileged Access Management service »
+ Research data collection – REDCap
REDCap is a secure web application for building and managing online surveys and databases for research data collection.

Research data collection – REDCap

From projectredcap.org: “REDCap is a secure web application for building and managing online surveys and databases. While REDCap can be used to collect virtually any type of data (including 21 CFR Part 11, FISMA, and HIPAA-compliant environments), it is specifically geared to support online or offline data capture for research studies and operations” More information about REDCap features is available at projectredcap.org.

This service is available to

Faculty, and Staff

Locations available

Available at all TAMHSC locations

Learn more about our Research data collection – REDCap service »
+ Skype For Business
Instant messaging, group chat, video calls, screen sharing and more.

Skype For Business

Skype for Business is a new system providing workplace instant messaging, video chat, and collaboration for TAMHSC faculty, staff, and students.

This service is available to

Affiliates, Faculty, Staff, and Students

Locations available

Available at all TAMHSC locations

Learn more about our Skype For Business service »
+ Syncplicity
Sync files between your computers, and share files with others.

Syncplicity

Syncplicity is an easy-to-use, enterprise-grade file sync and share solution that gives you access to all your files on all your devices, online or offline, with no hassles. By combining their highly secure solution with a rich mobile, web and desktop experience, you get to collaborate inside and outside your organization easily. All while giving IT professionals the security, manageability, and control they need.

For more information about Syncplicity, please visit our Intro to TAMHSC Cloud article.

This service is available to

Faculty, Staff, and Students

Locations available

Available at all TAMHSC locations

Learn more about our Syncplicity service »
+ TAMHSC Backup (CrashPlan)
Secure backups for desktops and laptops.

TAMHSC Backup (CrashPlan)

TAMHSC Backup powered by Code42 CrashPlanPRO offers the ability to backup any device anywhere across the Health Science Center.

This service is available to

Faculty, and Staff

Locations available

Available at all TAMHSC locations

Learn more about our TAMHSC Backup (CrashPlan) service »