VMware Academic Software Licensing Program

Committed to strengthening VMware’s relationship with academia and research, we pride ourselves on extending VMware’s long history of working with and supporting the academic community. Our roots lie in collaborative work and we continue to pursue exciting a groundbreaking research projects.

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VMware Academic Program


Using vSphere Licenses in the Classroom

Find out how to most effectively use vSphere in your classroom while being mindful of the limitations on license keys provided under the licensing program.

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VMware Academic Software License Overview

See who is eligible for Academic Software Licensing including department fees, program scope, and products included.

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VMAP End User License Agreement

Read about the legality of the EULA that VMware Academic Software Licensing Program uses to answer any questions about what is and is not allowed while teaching.

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