Managed Software Center Available for College-Owned Macs
Effective date: February 13, 2017
On February 13, we will deploy the Managed Software Center to all College-owned Macs. Mac users will now be able to install and update software from a trusted location without needing to contact a service technician.
Key Features and Benefits
Managed Software Center apps are tested and approved for use on College Macs.
The Managed Software Center allows those with College-owned Macs to:
- Run software installations from a trusted location
- Remove old software
- Update apps
The Managed Software Center will promote security and stability by helping keep software up-to-date.
Impact on College Community
- You must restart your computer after February 13 to finish installing Managed Software Center. No action other than restarting is required.
- Managed Software Center will remind you about new updates every 14 days.
- This will not affect lab computers or public kiosks.
If you have any questions or concerns, please email Academic and Institutional Technology at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 630.752.4357 (HELP).