Adium Windows
By Adium
For Everybody

Adium is a fast and free instant messaging client which supports AIM, ICQ, Jabber, MSN, Yahoo!, Google Talk, Yahoo! Japan, Bonjour, Gadu-Gadu, QQ, Novell Groupwise, SIP/SIMPLE (Text), and Lotus Sametime. Adium supports beautiful WebKit message display, tabbed messaging, encrypted chat, file transfer, and more. Give it a try; you won't look back.

For additional information about this software, please see this GROK article: Adium: Overview

CmapTools Windows, Mac, Linux
For Everybody

The CmapTools program empowers users to construct, navigate, share and criticize knowledge models represented as concept maps. It allows users to, among many other features, construct their Cmaps in their personal computer, share them on servers (CmapServers) anywhere on the Internet, link their Cmaps to other Cmaps on servers, automatically create web pages of their concept maps on servers, edit their maps synchronously (at the same time) with other users on the Internet, and search the web for information relevant to a concept map.

For further information regarding this software, see this GROK article: CmapTools: LSU Overview.

To download CmapTools please go to the Cmap Products Page.

Gadwin PrintScreen
By Gadwin Systems, Inc.
For Everybody

Allows the user to save screenshots by pressing a chosen hot key. Gadwin is a high quality screen capturing program full of features and is user friendly.

For additional information, please refer to: Gadwin: LSU Overview.

Microsoft SharePoint Server
By Microsoft
For Faculty, Staff

Microsoft SharePoint 2013 makes it easier for people to work together. Using SharePoint 2013, your people can set up Web sites to share information with others, manage documents from start to finish, and publish reports to help everyone make better decisions.

Pidgin Windows
By Pidgin
For Everybody

Pidgin (formerly Gaim)is a multi-protocol instant messaging (IM) client. It is compatible with AIM and ICQ (Oscar protocol), MSN Messenger, Yahoo!, IRC, Jabber, Google Talk and more. Pidgin also includes a spell checker and word auto correcting feature.

For additional information, please refer to: Pidgin: LSU ITS Overview.

Samba Linux
By Samba
For Everybody

Samba is an Open Source/Free Software suite that has, since 1992, provided file and print services to all manner of SMB/CIFS clients, including the numerous versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems. Samba is freely available under the GNU General Public License.

For additional information regarding this software, please see this GROK article: Samba: LSU Overview

Skype for Business Server
By Microsoft
For Faculty, Staff

The server component of Skype for Business replaces Microsoft Lync Server. Skype for Business enables enterprise-level collaboration via IM, audio and video calls, online meetings, and sharing. It integrates seamlessly into Microsoft Office.