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Dropbox is a file hosting service that offers cloud storage, file synchronization, personal cloud, and client software. Dropbox for Business is available to the entire MIT community.

Code42 CrashPlan

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Code42 CrashPlan is the recommended free cloud backup solution for desktops and laptops at MIT. Code42 CrashPlan sends a secure, encrypted copy of your data to Code42 software servers via the CrashPlan server and Internet2 connection in the IS&T Data Center. It allows for simple, self-service data restoration/migration and runs a continuous backup in the background. Learn more.

Note: TSM is the recommended service for backing up servers.

LabVIEW Licensing

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LabVIEW is a graphical programming platform that helps engineers scale from design to test and from small to large systems. It integrates with existing legacy software, IP, and hardware while capitalizing on the latest computing technologies. LabView allows for prototyping with Field-Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) technology and easily lets you automate any stand-alone instrument. Learn more.

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LabVIEW is licensed for use by current MIT faculty, staff, and students.

SecureCRT/FX for Windows

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SecureCRT is a terminal emulator designed for Internet use with support for Secure Shell (SSH). At MIT, you can use SecureCRT to log in to Athena dialup machines securely

SecureFX is a secure file transfer application for Windows that uses the SSH2 protocol. Use Secure FX to transfer files securely to and from Athena.

How to obtain


SecureCRT/FX is licensed for non-commercial use by MIT faculty, staff, and students.



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