Client Resources at Sid Martin Biotech

Reserve a Conference Room

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Get Online

Your device must be registered for Internet access at Sid Martin. Wireless and wired (Ethernet) devices are supported. Please visit UF Wireless Onboarding or UF Computing Help Desk to register your device. NOTE: Routers and server equipment are prohibited on our network.

Need help? Contact the UF Computing Help Desk.

Print to Our Xerox Copier

  1. Visit the Xerox AltaLink C8035 downloads page.  This link will open in a new tab, then proceed with the steps below.
  2. In the Associated Product list, choose Built-in Controller.
    In the Operating System list, select your OS version.
  3. A list of drivers will appear:
    For PC, choose Xerox Global Print Driver then Install from Web from the next page.
    For Mac, choose Mac OS Common Print Driver Installer.
  4. Scroll down and click Accept. You will be prompted to save the file.
  5. Run the installer and click I Agree.  **Screenshots below are from Windows but also apply to MacOS. 
  6. Look for smb-xerox-c8035.  Select it and click Next.  If the copier doesn’t appear, search for it via IP address. 
  7. Leave the default settings and click Install
  8. Once installation is complete, select Print A Test Page then click Finish.  You will be prompted for a User ID (after step 9) to submit the print job.  This is the same “copier code” assigned to your company. 
  9. No need to submit a product registration. 
  10. Enter your 4-digit copier code when prompted and click OK.  If successful, your test page will be waiting in mail room 125.  For further assistance or to retrieve your company’s copier code, please see the front desk. 

Find my MAC Address

Your device’s MAC address is required for us to complete your registration.  It’s also referred to as a “physical address” and is comprised of 12 alphanumeric digits (for example, 1a-2b-3c-45-67-89).  Be sure to copy the MAC address that applies to your connection type:  wireless or wired (Ethernet).  The value is different for each.

Windows 7

  1. Click Start and open the Control Panel
  2. Select Network and Internet and then Network and Sharing Center
  3. Select Local Area Connection or Wireless Network Connection
  4. In the window that appears, click Details. See the Physical Address field.

Windows 8 / 10

  1. Press the Windows button on your keyboard
  2. A window will appear. Type ‘cmd‘ (no quotes) and press enter.
  3. Type ‘ipconfig/all
  4. Scroll up and locate the adapter you wish to use (e.g. Ethernet or Wireless adapter)
  5. See the Physical Address entry for that adapter

MAC OS

  1. From the Apple Menu (top left icon), select System Preferences
  2. Click on Network
  3. Select the connection you wish to use on the left (e.g. Wi-Fi) and click Advanced
  4. Click the Hardware tab on the top right
  5. See MAC address field

Linux 10.10.x+

  1. Right click on the network arrows and select Edit Connections
  2. In Network Connections, select your Ethernet or wireless adapter and click Edit
  3. The Device MAC address shows the MAC address

iOS

  1. Tap Settings
  2. Tap General
  3. Tap About
  4. See Wi-Fi Address field

Android

  1. Tap Settings
  2. Tap Wi-Fi
  3. Tap MORE
  4. Tap Advanced
  5. See MAC address field

Scientific Equipment List

Sid Martin Biotech provides shared scientific equipment to our clients and affiliates, so you can advance your research without spending funds on expensive specialized items. From the SpectraMax M5 Spectrophotometer to the Elga PURELAB ultra water purification system, our labs are a scientist’s dream. We have multiple sizes of autoclaves and various models of centrifuges and ultracentrifuges. Sid Martin is equipped with several walk-in cold rooms and ultra-low temperature freezers for your use. We provide biohazardous waste disposal services and, through our lab manager, provide training on the use of our equipment along with support/advisement.

See our Scientific Equipment List to see what we have to offer. 

Client Perks & Discounts

In addition to all of the resources and services offered within the walls of The Hub or Sid Martin Biotech and here in the Client Portal, your membership offers dozens of additional benefits. Here are just some of the Client Perks & Discounts you’ll enjoy. Want to learn more about any of these? Select them on the list below for details.

Access to UF Libraries

We save you time and expense with shared conference room/training room space, low-cost printing and copying services, high-speed Internet, and access to UF Libraries. Use your Gatorlink ID to gain access.

UF Career Connections Center

The University of Florida Career Connections Center (CCC) can assist you with your recruiting and campus branding needs. Its comprehensive centralized career center works with all of UF’s 16 colleges, more than 52,000 students, and UF’s ever-growing alumni population to facilitate employment connections. CCC facilitates connections between its employer partners and the entire UF community. Consult with one of CCC’s talented staff members on the Employer Relations team to help you build a viable recruiting strategy. CCC will share with you various ways you can establish a presence on the UF campus, whether in person, or virtually, to aid in your college recruitment success.

Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research (ICBR)

ICBR’s mission is to enable, strengthen and energize all aspects of molecular life science research at the University of Florida by teaching theory, techniques and applications of modern molecular research. ICBR provides a wide range of biotechnology services from laboratory training to testing services. For more information and a full list of services, please visit: https://www.biotech.ufl.edu/.

UF Research Computing – HiPerGator (UF’s Supercomputer) & other “Big Data” Computing

Research Computing provides hardware and software services to the UF research community. Its efforts are focused on activities that depend on large-scale computing activities such as high-performance computing, high-throughput computing, and large data sets. For more information and a full list of services, please visit: https://www.rc.ufl.edu/.

GatorPerks

The UF GatorPerks discount program provides exclusive discounts for UF faculty and staff… and many perks also apply to Hub clients! Save at various businesses and retailers. Most vendors want to see your UF Gator 1 card, others may want you to print out a coupon or enter a discount code on their website. Learn what discounts are available on the UFHR website.

Amazon Web Services

Amazon Web Services provides startups with low cost, easy to use infrastructure needed to scale and grow any size business. Some of the world’s hottest startups, including Pinterest and Dropbox, have leveraged the power of AWS to easily get started and quickly scale. The AWS Activate is a program designed to provide startups with the resources needed to get started on AWS, and it includes a $10,000 credit you can use in your first two years with the service.

To sign up go to: https://aws.amazon.com/activate/portfolio-signup/

Please see your Client Binder or contact Hub staff for the organization ID.

LinkedIn Learning through UF eLearning

LinkedIn Learning is an online video library with thousands of courses, taught by recognized experts who are passionate, effective teachers. Learn new skills, find answers, and explore hobbies in design, video, audio, business, development, photography, and more. As a client of the Hub, you simply log in with your Gatorlink credentials.

RTS - Regional Transit Service

Your Gator 1 ID card makes campus life easier by granting fare-free access to RTS bus service.  All active Gator1 cardholders may ride any RTS bus anywhere in Gainesville including campus, fare-free, by simply presenting their valid Gator 1 ID card to the driver. For more information on routes, check out https://go-rts.com/.

Progress Park Foreign Trade Zone

Companies located in Progress Park may apply for Foreign Trade Zone 064 status through JAXPORT. The company’s direct imports would be treated as if they remain in a foreign country and they not pay U.S. import duties. FTZs help customers trim cash flow. They allow companies to defer payment of import duties until they sell goods to U.S. buyers outside the zone. Or they can skip duties completely if the goods are re-exported.

Alachua County Startup Ecosystem Map

This Google map includes startups, incubators, entrepreneurial support organizations, commercial space and investment groups in Alachua County. If you have any questions or edits, please contact Elliott Welker – ewelker@ufl.edu.

 
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