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OS X 10.11 El Capitan: tested

Apple has released OS X 10.11 El Capitan, the latest version of their operating system (OS). ICTS has completed testing on this product and determined it is suitable for use.


Technical requirements for OS X 10.11 El Capitan

OS X 10.11 El Capitan is capable of being installed on most Mac models introduced in 2007 or later. For more information and to check whether your machine meets these requirements, visit the Upgrade to OS X El Capitan website

Key to symbols used

Testing Key

Tested and approved

Tested and NOT approved

Not working/Not yet functional

Not tested/Testing in progress

Known issues

 

Test results

Once OS X 10.11 El Capitan has been officially released and the testing has successfully been completed, ICTS will publish the test results on the ICTS website to indicate any compatibility issues.

The results of testing thus far are in the test matrix below.
The following categories are being tested:

 


Operating System

What was tested

Status

OS X 10.11 El Capitan

Installation, functionality

 

Applications and Services

Results & Comments

Status

Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac

Basic functionality

Microsoft Lync 2011

Basic functionality

Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac

Basic functionality

AirDrop

Basic functionality

Continuity

Basic functionality

Adobe Reader DC

Basic functionality.

SAP 7.40 GUI revision 4

Basic functionality.

Mozilla Firefox 41.0.1

Basic functionality.

Safari 9.0

Basic functionality.

McAfee VirusScan Enterprise 9.7.0

Basic functionality

McAfee EPO Agent

Basic functionality

Oracle Java Runtime Environment: Version 8 Update 60

Basic functionality using Safari 8.0 web browser. For more information refer to the vendor's article.

Flash Player 19

Basic functionality.

Parallels Desktop 11

Basic functionality

Parallels Desktop 10

Basic functionality

EndNote X7.5

Basic functionality. For further information refer to the vendor’s article.

Novell iPrint v6.01

Basic functionality.

Nashua Equitrac

Basic functionality.

EZProxy

Basic functionality

PeopleSoft

Basic functionality

Third Party System

Basic functionality

VPN (Cisco VPN AnyConnect Client)

Basic Functionality

eduroam

Basic Functionality

eduroam CAT

Basic Functionality

CIFS and SMB (Connect to UCT network drives)

Basic functionality

SPSS

Basic functionality

Boot Camp 6

Basic functionality

UCT Apple update server

Basic functionality

Microsoft AutoUpdate

Basic functionality

Cloudware

Basic functionality

Remote Desktop

Basic functionality

Nvivo 10

Basic functionality

 

Websites (Testing done using Safari)

 

Status

http://www.uct.ac.za/

Functionality

https://uct.service-now.com

Functionality / Authentication

http://www.icts.uct.ac.za

Functionality / Authentication

http://password.uct.ac.za

Functionality / Authentication

http://netstorage.uct.ac.za

Basic functionality, authentication, file upload, file download and browsing network drives using Safari 8.0

http://lists.uct.ac.za

Functionality / Authentication

https://www.ezproxy.uct.ac.za

Functionality / Authentication

https://vula.uct.ac.za

Functionality / Authentication (note: Lecture recordings)

http://mail.uct.ac.za

Functionality / Authentication

http://whitepages.uct.ac.za

Functionality / Authentication