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vLab Test 2

vLab: Our Virtual Lab Environment

In ITS we know that sometimes you need to access lab software even when you’re not able to access one of our campus computer labs. vLab, our virtual computer lab, allows students, faculty, and staff to access lab software from any location.

Software Availability

We maintain and support a variety of lab software in the vLab environment. Use the vLab Software Guide below to see the software packages currently available for use.

vLab Software Guide
Title Version Description
Adobe Creative Cloud 2018 The Adobe creative suite of software. Applications include After Effects, Animate, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, and others.
Kumo 3.3.2 Allows direct access to your cloud storage accounts. Currently supports Box, Dropbox, Google Drive, and OneDrive.
Maple 2018.1 This symbolic and numeric computing environment allows users to enter mathematics in traditional mathematical notation.
Microsoft Office 365 2016 Suite of software that includes Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Project 2016 This project management software is designed to assist project managers in developing plans, assigning resources, tracking progress, managing budgets, and analyzing workloads.
PuTTY 0.7 Terminal emulator, serial console, and network file transfer application. Supports several network protocols, including SCP, SSH, Telnet, login, and raw socket connection.
R 3.2.3 Programming language and free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. Implements a wide variety of statistical and graphical techniques, including linear and nonlinear modeling, classical statistical tests, time-series analysis, classification, clustering, and others.
SAS 9.4 TS1M4 Software designed for advanced analytics, multivariate analyses, business intelligence, data management, and predictive analytics.
SPSS 25 This program, widely used for statistical analysis in social science, includes functions for Descriptive statistics, bivariate statistics, means, t-test, ANOVA, Correlation (bivariate, partial, distances), nonparametric tests, Bayesian prediction for numerical outcomes and linear regression
Stata 15 A general-purpose statistical software package. Capabilities include data management, statistical analysis, graphics, simulations, regression, and custom programming.
Visio 2016 This is a diagramming and vector graphics application and is part of the Microsoft Office family allowing diagramming of flow charts, databases, mind-mapping, network diagrams, and process diagrams.
WinSCP 5.13.3 SFTP, FTP, WebDAV, Amazon S3 and SCP client. For secure transfers, it uses Secure Shell (SSH) and supports the SCP protocol in addition to SFTP.

Accessing vLab

vLab can be accessed either via the MyGS portal or direct link. Watch the tutorial video below or use our vLab Accessibility Guide to help you utilize this service:

vLab Accessibility Guide

Printing in vLab

Need to print your work from vLab? Watch the tutorial video below or use our printing guide for help:

vLab Printing Guide

Saving Files in vLab

Watch our tutorial video or use our file saving guide to help save your files.

vLab File Saving Guide

Setting up Kumo

Kumo is a cloud storage utility that allows you to easily save and access files. The tutorial video below or Kumo setup guide below will help you navigate setting up and utilizing this feature:

Kumo Setup Guide

Have questions or need technology support? Our MyTech Support representatives are happy to help with vLab or any technology issues. Contact us: (912) 478-2287 | |

Last updated: 8/23/2018