Personal Technology Purchases

Are you purchasing a device to use on the Furman wireless network?  Check out our page on Device Purchasing to see if it will work on the wireless network

Hardware: If you are planning to purchase a computer or tablet, you should consider Furman's preferred pricing arrangements with Apple and Dell. In many cases these vendors allow you to buy at a substantial discount.


Apple Computers

Dell Computers


Recommended Hardware Specifications

Processor
2.4 GHz Intel Core i7; AMD Phenom X4
Memory
8 GB
Operating System
Windows 7; Mac OSX 10.8
Hard Drive
750 GB or Larger
External Backup Drive
750 GB or Larger
Optical Drive
8X DVD Burner double layer, Superdrive
Networking
Ethernet 10/100 Base-T with RJ-45 connection
Wireless Networking
802.11 N) with WPA2 Enterprise
Webcam
Integrated webcam

Software:

Product

Furman Employee Software Available From:

Furman
Employee
Cost

Furman Student Software Available From:

Furman
Student
Cost

         

Adobe

CDWG

Varies Based on Application

CDWG

Varies Based on Application

Microsoft Office

Microsoft

$19.95

Office365.furman.edu​

Free

Microsoft Project VarsityBuys.com
​163.15 VarsityBuys.com​ ​163.15

Microsoft Windows Upgrade

VarsityBuys.com

$19.95+

Mac OS

Apple

$29.00+

Apple

$29.00+

Antivirus

PC:  Security Essentials

Mac:  Sophos

Free

Coming soon...

Free

Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft

Free

Microsoft

Free

 JMP Click To Download
 Free  Click To Download
 Free


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