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The CAEN Help Desk is the College of Engineering’s main computing and IT support contact. Consultants are available to answer your questions about accessing CAEN computer labs, software, and other Engineering computing services.

For College of Engineering faculty, researchers, and information technology professionals to find information and resources to address the IT security needs within their departments.

This version of the CAEN Lab Software Environment (CLSE) uses Microsoft Windows, which is optimized for launching CAEN-licensed applications via the AppsAnywhere software-on-demand service.

Depending on an application’s licensing terms and one’s role at the University of Michigan, individuals may not be able to access certain software in the CAEN Lab Software Environment (CLSE). Those who would not otherwise be granted access to the instructional or research licenses of software may request access.

CAEN’s Lecture Capture Service is the most automated and easy-to-use option for making recordings in a classroom. All College of Engineering centrally-scheduled classrooms have built-in cameras and microphones for recording the instructor, as well as systems to capture the image being shown on the projector.

CAEN provides support for network connectivity in College of Engineering buildings, including wireless (Wi-Fi) and wired networks.

This version of the CAEN Lab Software Environment (CLSE) is deployed using Red Hat Enterprise Linux, and provides an environment to run the licensed software offered by CAEN.

Departmental IT support for Civil and Environmental Engineering.

IT support for the Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering department.

IT support for the Aerospace Engineering department.

The CAEN Linux Remote Login Service allows eligible individuals at the College of Engineering to remotely access the CAEN Lab Software Environment (CLSE) for Linux.

IT support for CAEN-supported units based in the North Campus Research Complex.

Departmental IT support for Michigan Robotics.

IT support for the departments and units that fall under College of Engineering Administration and the Dean's Office.

CAEN is available to assist College of Engineering faculty interested in exploring how software can be integrated into courses. CAEN staff work with faculty to research various software sources, find solutions that address course needs, and oversee installation and implementation into the CAEN Lab Software Environment (CLSE).

Customer support for Nexus.

CAEN offers a Web Publishing Service to College of Engineering administrative units, academic departments, research labs and centers, and faculty using WordPress for managing content.

The Windows Remote Desktop Service allows eligible individuals at the College of Engineering to remotely access the CAEN Lab Software Environment (CLSE) for Windows.

The software deployed with the CAEN Lab Software Environment (CLSE) includes a large set of engineering-specific applications covering a wide range of disciplines, as well as software for general productivity.

Several web-based applications exist to help faculty, staff, and students in College of Engineering departments gain deeper insight into University data, and use it in ways that improve day-to-day productivity.

The Engineering Base Desktop (EBD) is CAEN's fully-configured Windows software environment designed to support the administrative and productivity needs of College of Engineering departments.

Departmental IT support for Materials Science and Engineering.

CAEN provides the Michigan Engineering community with access to a particular set of computing resources designated for instructional or course-related use.

CAEN provides consistent and reliable technology in College of Engineering classrooms to enhance teaching and learning for instructors and students. This technology generally offers a self-service orientation, facilitated by easy-to-use, in-room control systems and pre-configured setups.

The Salesforce project aims to improve the College's engagement with Michigan Engineering alumni.