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HP Z Book

Architecture, Architectural Engineering, Game Art & Development, Transportation Design


Eligible Fall 2014 students enrolled in the Architecture, Architectural Engineering, Game Art, Game Development, or Transportation Design programs can receive an HP Z Book workstation pre-loaded with program specific industry standard software through the LTuZone Program.

Click on the tabs below for detailed specifications on hardware and software.  Or click here for a PDF brochure.



Processor: Intel Core i7 4800MQ (2.70GHz) Haswell
Memory: 16 GB
Hard Drive: 256 GB Solid State Drive
Display Panel: 15.6" LED (1920x1080)
Wireless: Intel Centrino Advanced N 6235
Graphics Processor: 2048MB NVIDIA Quadro K2100M
Ports: Display port, Mini Display port, Headphone port, VGA Port, Ethernet Port, 4 USB ports
Features: Number Keypad
Bluetooth: Integrated Bluetooth
Camera: Integrated Webcam 720p HD 15

Installed Software


The following software (*64-Bit Version) will be installed on all HP Z Book workstations for the 2014-2015 academic year. This list is subject to change.

Windows 8.1 OS Adobe Creative Cloud
7-Zip Acrobat Professional XI 
ArcGIS v10.2.1 After Effects 
Adobe Reader XI  Audition
Blackboard IM Bridge
CityEngine 2013.1 Dreamweaver
Crazybump Edge Animate
DataStudio 1.9.8r10 Extension manager Firework 
DepthMap  Flash Professional
DjVu Plug-in Forms Central
Google Drive Illustrator
Google Earth 7.1 (Free version) InCopy
Grasshopper 1.0  InDesign
Internet Explorer 11 Media Encoder
Java Photoshop
K2 client Photoshop Ligthroom
Logger Pro 3.8.6 Autodesk 2014
Microsoft SCEP 3DS Max Design
Mindwalk AutoCAD Architecture
Minitab 17 AutoCAD
Mozilla Firefox Autocad Civil 3D
Panopto Maya
PDF Annotator 4 MotionBuilder
PDF Creator MudBox
Quicktime Navisworks Manage
Refworks Plugin  Revit 
RHINO 5  Microsoft Office 2013
RISA 3D* v10 Access 
Safe Connect Policy Key Calc Plus
SketchUp Pro Excel  
Syntax 2D  Expression Web 4
UW Classroom Presenter 3 InfoPath Designer 
Visual Studio 2013 InfoPath Filler 
VLC Media Player OneNote 
VPN Client Outlook 
WinSCP PowerPoint 

Installed Software

2012-2013 academic year

The following software (*64-Bit Version) was installed on our previous machines during the 2013-2014 academic year.


Microsoft Windows 7 Professional* Microsoft operating system



Acrobat X Professional Create and manage PDF documents
Air Enables developers to use HTML, JavaScript, Adobe Flash® software, and ActionScript® to build web applications
Bridge Digital asset management software
Dreamweaver Web design software
Encore Creative tools for DVD and Blu-ray Disc authoring as well as SWF file export to the web
Flash Builder Software for building games and applications
Flash Professional Authoring environment for creating animation and multimedia content
Fireworks Authoring environment for creating vector and bitmap images, mockups, 3D graphics, and interactive content
Illustrator Authoring environment for creating vector and graphic designs
InDesign Desktop publishing application
Media Encoder Automates the process of creating multiple encoded versions of source files
Photoshop Extended Image authoring tool
Prelude Tool for Windows and Mac to review, import, log, select, and export tapeless media
Premiere Pro Video authoring software
SpeedGrade Professional color correction application
After Effects   Graphics & visual effects software for film, online, & mobile devices



3DS Max Design 3D modeling, animation, rendering, and compositing software
AutoCAD Architecture* AutoCad software created for architects
AutoCAD* Computer aided design software
Civil 3D* Building information modeling (BIM) software for civil engineering
Inventor Fusion 3-D modeling software
Maya* - on campus use only  3D animation, modeling, simulation, and visual effects software
Navisworks Manage* Construction design simulation and validation testing software
Revit Modeling software from Autodesk



CulvertMaster 3.3* Software to support culvert hydraulic problems
Flowmaster 8.11* Hydraulic Analysis for Open Channels, Pipes, Weirs, and Orifices
Hammer V8i* Water Hammer and Transient Analysis Software
PondPack* Detention Pond Analysis and Design
SewerCad v8i* Wastewater collection modeling and design
SewerGems v8i* Urban sanitary and combined sewer modeling and management
StormCad v8i* Storm sewer design and modeling
WaterCad V8i* Water distribution modeling and management
WaterGems V8i* Water distribution modeling application 



Access Database software
Excel Spreadsheet software
Expression Web 4 Web site development software
InfoPath Design XML authoring and viewing software
InfoPath Filler XML authoring and viewing software
OneNote Note taking and information management software
Outlook Email client
Power Point Presentation software
Project Project management software
Publisher Document creation software
Visio Data visualization and diagramming software
Word Word processing software



Name of Software (Publisher)


ArcGIS 10.1 - on campus use only (ESRI) Integrated geographic information system software suite
B2 A/D Spice (BeigeBag) Circuit design software
Calc Plus (Microsoft) Calculator and conversion software
Catia V5R21 - on campus use only (Dassault Systèmes) CAD design software
ChemDraw Pro 13.0 (Cambridgesoft) Chemical drawing software
Chempad 3.5b (Brown University) Chemical drawing software
COMSOL Multiphysics 4.3b - on campus use only (COMSOL) Engineering, design, and finite element analysis software
DataStudio (Pasco) Data acquisition, display and analysis program
Google Earth-Free Version (Google) Virtual globe, map and geographic information program
LabVIEW Spring 2013 (National Instruments) Software used to create and deploy measurement and control systems
LoggerPro (Vernier Software) Data-collection and analysis software
Maple 16 (Maplesoft) Math software analysis  tool
MapleSim Connector for Simulink(Maplesoft) Exports any MapleSim model to Simulink®
MapleSim Connectivity Toolbox (Maplesoft) High-fidelity MapleSim models are automatically converted to S-Function blocks for seamless inclusion in Simulink® diagrams. 
MapleSim 6 (Maplesoft) Software to create, analyze, and run system-level models
Mathcad 15 - on campus use only (PTC) Engineering calculation software
Matlab & Simulink 2013a - on campus use only (The MathWorks) Software for simulation and model-based design.
MicroCap 10 (Spectrum Software) Schematic editor & mixed analog/digital simulator for electronics engineers
Mimics Student Edition (Materialise) Medical image processing software
Minitab 16 (Minitab) Statistical and process management software
MySQL (MySQL) Database software
RISA 3D 10  - on campus use only (Risa Technologies) Structural engineering software 
SketchUp-Free Pro (Trimble) Design, visualization, and communication software
Spartan Student v5 - on campus use only (Wavefun) Molecular modeling software
Visual Studio Premium 2012 (Microsoft) An integrated development environment and code editor



Name of Software (Publisher)


7-Zip* (Microsoft) File compression software
Blackboard IM (Wimba)  Collaboration & communication software design for educational institutions
Creator LJ (Roxio) Optical-disc authoring-program
DjVu plug-in ( Digital document format viewer for high resolution images and documents
E-Reader (Library application) e-Book reader to use with online books available through LTU Library
Firefox (Mozilla) Web browser
Flash Player (Adobe) Media player
Focus Recorder (Panapto) Slide recording software
Google Drive (Google) Cloud storage service
Internet Explorer 9* (Microsoft) Web browser
Java - 32 & 64-bit* (Oracle) Java program platform which supports Internet applications
K2 client (Sourcecode) Business efficiency and application development software
System Center EndPoint Protection (Microsoft) Desktop security & management software
NOOK Study (Barnes and Noble) eTextbook application
OpenChoice Desktop (Tektronix) Captures oscilloscope screen images, waveform data, and settings 
PDF Annotator (Grahl) Software to add notes, comments, and annotations to PDF files
PDFCreator (Sound Forge) PDF creation software
PowerDVD 8 (CyberLink) Media player
Quicktime Apple) Media player
Reader (Adobe) PDF reader
Realplayer (RealNetworks) Media player
Safe Connect Policy Key (Impulse) Network admittance software
Scientific Viewer 5.5 (MacKichan Software) Viewer to read and print documents with mathematical notations
Shockwave Player (Adobe) Media player
UW Classroom Presenter (University of Wisconsin) Tablet software for digital ink and slide sharing
VLC Media Player (VideoLAN) Media player
Windows Media Player (Microsoft) Media player
WinSPC (WinSPC) Graphical SFTP client
Write-N-Cite III plug-in (Refworks) Reference management software