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.
Find the IT resources, support, and help available to you
In response to the impacts of COVID-19 on the campus learning environment, MIT is providing a range of IT resources to the community, including the Teach Remote website, to best support our community's shift to teaching and learning remotely. These elements collectively represent a significant amount of change for those involved in MIT's teaching and learning activities, so we are working to develop ways to simplify the integration of these tools into their activities.
Zoom is a video communication tool for video and audio conferencing, collaboration, chat, and webinars across mobile devices, desktops, telephones, and room systems.
Slack Enterprise Grid is a messaging and collaboration tool for teams, groups, and individuals. Members of a workspace in Slack can direct message individuals or create conversation channels for topics, projects, and groups.
FileMaker Pro 18 Advanced is available, via request, to MIT faculty and staff for use on MIT-owned machines only.
Use of FileMaker GO and WebDirect is available for use only by those who otherwise qualify for MIT-issued FileMaker licenses.
How to Obtain
(MIT faculty or staff certificate required)
A softphone is a software program for making telephone calls over the internet using internet connected devices.
BroadSoft UC-One Communicator is the softphone client supported for making calls with the MITvoip BroadSoft Cloud system.
The BroadSoft Communicator (UC-One) App delivers essential Institute services to desktop, iOS, and Android users.
How to Obtain
For both administrative and educational use by current MIT faculty, staff, and affiliates on MIT-owned or personal equipment.
Downloads (MIT certificate required)
Learn new business, creative, and tech skills with expert-led online video tutorials—anytime, anywhere.
IS&T provides automated 3rd party software patching for several pieces of software including, but not limited to, Adobe, Office, Firefox, and Chrome.