ACES Gold Build (Core Load)
New ACES computers are delivered with a preinstalled standard suite of software for each operating system. The Gold Build matrix is updated every 6 months:
Center Overlay (for NASA HQ)
NASA Headquarters has an overlay consisting of standard software specific to our Center. The Center Overlay matrix is updated as needed.
Software Refresh Portal
The Software Refresh Portal (SRP) is a web-based solution containing NASA-approved applications that you can download yourself.
Patch Management and Software Updates
Patches and software updates for the standard software on your computer is managed at the Agency level. Visit the ACES Patch Management page for more information.
Above-core software (i.e., software not in the ACES Gold Build or the HQ Center Overlay) and associated software updates, is managed by the HQ Software Library.
Software for Home Use
Some site-licensed software is available to install on home computers for personal use of NASA personnel.
Software User Guides
User guides and Quick Reference Guides for standard software is available on the ACES Training page and the Computer Training Center page.