The Prisma Access VPN provides a secure connection between your computing device and the cloud VPN gateway using the GlobalProtect VPN client, helping provide a level of privacy and security for your computing activities as well as the ability to access protected MIT resources that require a MITnet IP address.
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macOS Mojave is available from the Apple App Store for all to use.
How to Obtain
- Upgrade to macOS Mojave (MIT certificate required)
Create a bootable installer for macOS for mass deployment
Note: These steps will also work for macOS High Sierra.
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MIT G Suite for Education is a service provided by Google that allows members of an educational institution or business to collaborate with each other, separate from their personal Google accounts. It is provided free of charge to MIT users upon request.
Office 365 is a suite of services available for free to the MIT community.
TSM accepts new registrations for server machine backups only. To back up your desktop or laptop, download and register for a CrashPlan account.
How to Obtain
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Note: IS&T offers a TAR file containing .deb packages provided by IBM. At a minimum you will need to install the gskcrypt64, gskssl64, tivsm-API64, and tivsm-ba packages.