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Corsair Virtual Desktop (VMware Horizon)

Virtual Windows 10 desktops are available through the Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) from any computer.

connect through a web browser:
https://view.umassd.edu/portal/webclient/index.html

or connect using view client:
download appropriate client here https://www.vmware.com/go/viewclients
on first run, set server to view.umassd.edu

 

Sign in as normal with your UMASSD username and password.

select Engineering Lab

You will also have access to your local computer drives to transfer files.

Installed software:

  • Abaqus (MNE-380, MNE-381, MNE-490 or MNE-591)
  • Automation Studio MNE-391)
  • Comsol (MNE-252, MNE-311, MNE-331, MNE-332, MNE-381 or MNE-421)
  • EES (MNE majors only)
  • Mathcad
  • Matlab
  • Mathematica
  • MS Office
  • Multisim
  • Solidworks
  • Visual Studio

 

Corsair Virtual Desktop (Microsoft Azure)

Windows Virtual Desktop servers allow for high memory, CPU and GPU use.  It should outperform the VDI.

install and configuration instructions here:

https://www.umassd.edu/cits/corsairdesktop/corsair-virtual-desktop/

Remote apps available

  • 3DExperience (MNE-380, MNE-490 & MNE-498)
  • Abaqus (MNE-380, MNE-381, MNE-490 or MNE-591)
  • Automation Studio (MNE-391)
  • Comsol (MNE-252, MNE-311, MNE-331, MNE-332, MNE-381 or MNE-421)
  • Solidworks (MNE-101, MNE-381 or MNE-498)

 

Remote Desktop Server (Research & Graduate students)

Usage is reserved for graduate and research use.  Permission must first come from the MNE department.

Access from off-campus must be made through a VPN connection.
Please visit http://www.umassd.edu/cits/vpn/ for VPN setup.

To connect:
After authenticating through CITS VPN server (if needed), you may use remote desktop client to connect to the Windows 2012 R2 server.

Windows: Type "Remote Desktop Connection" in windows search bar
MacOSX:  Download Microsoft Remote Desktop client from app store

 

Remote desktop server is rds-mne.umdar.umassd.edu
sign on with UMDAR\username

 

Installed software:

  • Abaqus
  • Comsol (research license)
  • EES
  • Mathcad
  • Mathematica
  • Matlab
  • MS Office
  • Solidworks
  • Visual Studio

Disconnected sessions are terminated after 48 hours.

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