Institutional Software Sales Overview

Introduction

Allows faculty and staff to purchase software at educational prices using departmental Banner charges. Allows faculty, staff, and students to download site-licensed software and to be aware of software site licenses so they do not purchase software elsewhere.

Capabilities, Benefits and Key Features

  • Online Point of Sale
  • Allows faculty, staff, and students to download site-licensed software
  • Allows faculty and staff to purchase software at educational prices using departmental Banner charges
  • Allows faculty and staff to be aware of software site licenses so they do not purchase software elsewhere
  • Allows students, faculty and staff to complete coursework in support of the academic mission
  • Allows volume pricing
  • Allow software distribution direct to user device
  • Monitor usage to comply with and take advantage of license agreements

Who uses it?

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students

Cost

  • Yes, varies upon product
  • Many titles available at no cost to you

What type of technology can be used to consume this service?

  • CD/DVD Drive for some titles
  • Web browser for titles available via download
  • Specific titles may have specific requirements (MacOS, Windows, memory or processor minimums)
  • Selected titles need software distribution agent

Updated: 5/21/15