When a university-owned computer needs to be purchased, it must be purchased through Marketplace. You can access Marketplace by logging into MyPack Portal -> Selecting For Faculty and Staff -> Selecting Marketplace. To search our catalogs, select Create Requisition. Desktops and Laptops can be searched and purchased under the Computer Hardware and Supplies section.
RECOMMENDED SPECS FOR NEW COMPUTERS/LAPTOPS
|CPU||Intel i7 (especially for an NCSU-owned computer)|
|Minimum RAM||8 GB|
|Recommended RAM||At least 16GB|
|Minimum Hard Drive||256 GB|
|Recommended Hard Drive||256GB or larger Solid State Drive (SSD)|
|Operating System|| Windows 10 (64-bit)
MacOS 10.13 “High Sierra”
All purchases need to follow CPI guidelines.
For more information, refer to https://oit.ncsu.edu/2013/07/11/cpi-participation-is-mandatory-for-nc-state-2/