Desktop Network Services(DNS)
Policies and Procedures
Requesting Purchase of Software
- If you have a software need but do not know of a program
to meet it, or if you would like to discuss software that you are
considering, send a request for assistance to DNS using the Web Help Desk. Hamilton staff Login to: DNS Web Help Desk; Sinclair and OFF CAMPUS use: Web Help Desk
- When you have identified a software program that you
need, please find out the version of the product that offers the features
you want to use. This is usually the latest version of the program
but not always.
- When submitted a request, include: product name, version number, platform
(Windows or Mac), company and include a brief justification (your need for the program), the
computer(s) on which the software is to be installed. You do not need to provide an account number unless
you are requesting the software on a grant. DNS will then either submit a requisition directly to the Fiscal Office
or talk with the requester if additional information is needed. DNS
will receive the software and install it.