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Mirrors
This page lists most of the mirrors hosted at the Namibia University of Science and Technology, by type. The total size of the mirror is 25 Tb as at 03 August 2022.
Local copies of websites or "mirrors" are located on servers in the data centre of the Department of Information and Communications Technology.
This service is offered primarily for staff and students of the university but all internet users in general are welcome to make use of this service.
The availability of mirrors located at Namibian higher education institutions is a service of national interest.  

- Software:

Applications for all users User-Friendly software. No particular IT knowledge required
 FreeStuff Diverse free applications for PC.
  LibreOffice The free Office alternative
 Mozilla Mozilla is the home of Firefox and Thunderbird
 VLC
VLC is a great video player

Applications for IT geeks Less user-friendly software. Above average IT knowledge required
 Analog
Web log analysis software
  Apache Rock solid Webserver.
  CPAN The Comprehensive Perl Archive Network
  Eclipse
Open source development platform
  Exim Mail Transport Agent
  KDE
Great desktop environment
  Mozilla Mozilla is the home of Firefox and Thunderbird
  MySQL MySQL is a free Database
 
  Opera
Opera is a browser
  PHP Tools for website developpers
  ProFTP Secure FTP server
  Samba
File sharing made simple.
 
  Webalizer
Website log analysis software
  Ubuntu CD's
Ubuntu DVD's
Ubuntu Ultimate edition
The world famous Ubuntu Linux is the Linux of choice at the university. Several sets are available, CD's, DVD's or the Ultimate Ubuntu edition.

Mathematical software Alternatives to SPSS
  Cran Cran is a freely available language and environment for statistical computing and graphics which provides a wide variety of statistical and graphical techniques: linear and nonlinear modelling, statistical tests, time series analysis, classification, clustering, etc. Please consult the R project homepage for further information. reat mathematical / statistical application software.
  PSPP
A free alternative to SPSS.
  Sage
Sage is a free open-source mathematics software system licensed under the GPL. It combines the power of many existing open-source packages into a common Python-based interface.



- Linux and Unix-based Operating Systems:

Full listing of world class OS The name says it all
Crux ; CruxPPC Linux OS ; CruxPPC installs on PowerPC-based machines.
Debian Linux OS
Debian-CDs Linux OS CDs
FreeBSD BSD Unix OS, Namibia's Tim Priebe's favourite
Gnupg ; Gnu
Unix OS
Linux Mint Linux OS
Redhat Linux OS
OpenBSD BSD Unix
SYS
Linux OS
Ubuntu ; Ubuntu CD images ; Ubuntu Releases Linux Operating System with strong African links that is taking the world by storm. Very popular, highly recommended. A must have for all IT students & academics. Thousands of free applications can be downloaded from another part of this site. To do so, during installation, specifiy Namibian time zone & Namibia as source for updates.



- Websites of interest - Mirrors of great websites.