Software and Applications

Computer Services purchase software under campus licensing when these products are needed by a large group of users in the academic community, making that type of licensing more economically advantageous than purchasing individual versions or a limited number of licenses.

Autodesk - Education Community

Autodesk, a company that makes architecture, engineering, construction, manufacturing, media, and entertainment industry software, provides its entire software range free of charge to educational institutions. The Informatics Services of the University of Algarve have made the necessary efforts to access this benefit and already have it available for installation in laboratories and other UAlg equipment, as well as for the teachers and students' personal computers.

Target Audience
The entire academic community.

Useful links
Site Autodesk Education Community - www.autodesk.com/education/
List of Autodesk programs and applications available - www.autodesk.com/education/free-software/all

Procedure for accessing the download of Autodesk products:
1. Access the Free education license products list on www.autodesk.com/education/free-software/all website and choose the product you want to install;
2. Login with your Autodesk account via the SIGN IN button
If you do not already have an Autodesk account, you must register with your UAlg email address, using the CREATE ACCOUNT button
3. Proceed to download the applications and install following the instructions.

More information
For additional information consult the most frequently asked questions or send a message to helpmail@ualg.pt.

 

Edoclink

Edoclink is an integrated Document Management solution and support for the dematerialization of administrative and decision processes, developed in Microsoft technology for the Web environment, thus allowing easy access from any device that has an Internet browser.

Its implementation covers the Organization as a whole, which translates into an important gain in efficiency and profitability, resulting from the possibility for all employees to communicate with each other and have the ability to access in real time, and within the accesses that are assigned, to managed information.

 

Goal
Edoclink is a Document Management System that aims to reduce the physical circulation of documents, optimize working methods, improve the quality and speed of the services provided and also, control the circulation of information, reduce costs, increase productivity , use a common information platform and standardize internal procedures.

Technological infrastructure
Edoclink is available in a Web environment, and also has specific applications for mobile devices with touch interfaces.

Target Audience
All employees, teachers, non-teachers and researchers. 

Useful links
EdocLink platform at UAlg:  EdocLink (https://edoc.ualg.pt)
EdocLink official website: EdocLink (http://www.linkconsulting.com/edoclink/)

More information
For additional information consult the most frequently asked questions or send a message to helpmail@ualg.pt.

 

Microsoft Azure

"Microsoft Azure connects students to the tools, experiences and resources they need to improve their skills in today's professional world. Whether creating a game, designing an app, or launching a project, Microsoft Azure helps students boldly develop and bring ideas to life. "

 

Goal
The Computer Services of UAlg, through the current agreement with Microsoft, started to provide a WEBSTORE with a collection of software that facilitates development in the areas of design, technology, mathematics, science and engineering and that should only be used for those same ends.

Target Audience
This list of programming tools for educational use, is available for qualified higher education departments that have the main focus on Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM).

Useful links
Site Oficial do Microsoft Azure: https://portal.azure.com/

Access procedure to download Microsoft Imagine software:

  1. Aceder ao site https://portal.azure.com/
  2. Sign in with your UAlg account
  3. Search for the Education service

 

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More information
For additional information consult the most frequently asked questions or send a message to helpmail@ualg.pt.

 

Microsoft Office 365

The University of Algarve, established a protocol with Microsoft in order to make Office 365 available to all its students, teachers and employees for free. In this sense, access to all Office 365 services, must be done with the institutional email address of the University of Algarve ( xxxxx@ualg.pt ).

This initiative allows you to download the latest version of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.) for 5 PC or MAC plus an unlimited number of mobile devices. In addition, this account allows access to all Microsoft cloud services.

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Institutional email

Through Exchange Online, access your corporate email on any device, wherever you are. 50 GB mailbox with advanced features.

Office Applications

Each user can install Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote ...) on 5 PCs or Macs + unlimited mobile devices (Windows, iOS and Android).

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1TB online storage

Each user is entitled to 1TB storage space to store all their documents, photos, videos and music through OneDrive.

Possibility of sharing and creating working groups.

Online Communications

Instant messaging, audio and video conferencing with content sharing with up to 250 people simultaneously, in HD. Desktop sharing and remote access.

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Useful links
Office 365 basics - training videos: https: //support.office.com/en-us/ ...
Aplicações Online do Office 365: https://www.office.com/
Download and install: https://portal.office.com/OLS/MySoftware.aspx
Site Oficial da Microsoft Educação: https://www.microsoft.com/pt-pt/education

More information
For additional information consult the most frequently asked questions, or send a message to helpmail@ualg.pt.

 

SPSS

SPSS (Statistical Package for the Social Sciences) software is a modular solution for statistical data analysis, including powerful data management systems and application of statistical procedures in a graphical environment, using easy-to-use menus and dialog boxes.
The SPSS campus license is valid annually between March 1 and February 28, and in January of each year, the code for the new annual period is sent to all organic units.

 

 

Goal
Provide a tool for statistical treatment.

Technological infrastructure
Request the installation / activation of the software from the computer technician of the Organic Unit to which you belong because the keys are not distributed to users.

Target Audience
The conditions of use of the license allow its installation on all computers at the University of Algarve.

Useful links
Site Oficial do  IBM SPSS Statistics: https://www.ibm.com/br-pt/marketplace/spss-statistics#product-header-top.

More information
For additional information consult the most frequently asked questions, or send a message to helpmail@ualg.pt.

 

SPSS-AMOS

IBM SPSS Amos allows you to use structural equation modeling (SEM) for testing. The SPSS-AMOS campus license is valid annually between March 1 and February 28.

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Goal
Provide a tool for statistical treatment.

Technological infrastructure
Request the installation / activation of the software from the computer technician of the Organic Unit to which you belong because the keys are not distributed to users.

Target Audience
The conditions of use of the license allow its installation on all computers at the University of Algarve.

Useful links
Site Oficial do  IBM SPSS Statistics: https://www.ibm.com/br-pt/marketplace/structural-equation-modeling-sem?mhsrc=ibmsearch_a&mhq=AMOS

More information
For additional information consult the most frequently asked questions, or send a message to helpmail@ualg.pt.

 

Matlab

 

The University of Algarve recently acquired the Campus license for the MATLAB Tool with the possibility of using all available toolboxes, for the entire academic community of UAlg.

This software will be available for both teaching and research. 
 
Licensing allows:
• Individual installation in personal equipment after federated authentication with our systems through the portal https: //www.mathworks.com/academia/tah-portal/universidade-do-algarve-31 ...
• The competitive installation that will be carried out by the Informatics Services in order to make available to the classrooms through a license server (inform the needs of the Informatics Services with the toolboxes to be made available)
• The use of online training with several courses that will be able to attend and enjoy this learning, through the same portal above.

To install the program follow these steps:

  1. Access the UAlg portal on MATLAB
  2. Click on the "Sign in to get started" button in the "Desktop" box. Online. Mobile. Free through your school's license"
  3. Enter UAlg authentication. Your password will not be sent, just some data that you must confirm in the next box.
  4. You should download the software. Although authenticated by the UAlg account, the download requires the creation of a local account on the Matlab website, 
  5. You should install the software by answering the questions presented.
  6. When running the software, you must activate over the internet using your UAlg credentials.

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Goal
Provide a tool for mathematical treatment.

Technological infrastructure
The entire process is done online by the user using his UAlg credentials.

Target Audience
The conditions of use of the license allow its installation on all computers at the University of Algarve.

Useful links
Entrada da UAlg no Site do  MATLAB: https://www.mathworks.com/academia/tah-portal/universidade-do-algarve-31440198.html

More information
For additional information consult the most frequently asked questions, or send a message to helpmail@ualg.pt.

 

Technical support

For technical support, consult the most frequently asked questions or send a message to helpmail@ualg.pt.