Matlab R2015b Released

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Matlab R2015b Released

The latest version of Matlab, R2015b (Version 8.6), is now available for installation on campus.

This version was released on September 3rd, 2015. Please check out the “Release Highlights” on MathWorks’ website. MathWorks also announced that this version can work with Windows 10.

If you are interested in upgrading to this latest version to take advantage of the new features, please contact us via research_computing@usask.ca.

 

SSRL Research Methods Institute November 9-13

As a partner in the Social Sciences Research Laboratories, ICT is pleased to pass on information about their upcoming immersive workshop that will guide participants through social science research methods: “Framed within the context of Saskatchewan’s growing population, participants will utilize qualitative research methods (focus groups) to develop and test a survey research tool; program and implement an online survey; analyze the results using quantitative and qualitative analysis software and through maps and spatial analyses; and interpret and validate the results through experimental research.”
Registration is free and spaces are limited.

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
November 9 – 10 and 12 – 13, 2015
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM

To register, go to http://ssrl.usask.ca/events/

Datashare changes

During the September “patch night” (Sept. 9) when all of the campus machines are shut down to receive their security and performance patches, the Datashare storage system will be changed to a virtual computer. This will not change the access for the system, but will make the system more effective.  The datashare service will be unavailable during the period of 10:00 PM September 9 to 2:00 AM September 10.

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