What's New


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Cloud and Virtualization Concepts

Software Defined Storage Concepts

Network Virtualization Concepts

Introducing a new Learning Management Solution

We will migrate in Summer of 2020 to a new learning management platform: D2L Brightspace.

If you have an active subscription today with Kivuto, you will still have access on Kivuto. You will receive instructions and be directed to the new D2L Brightspace when is time to renew your existing subscription. Stay tuned to our newsletter or website for updates.

If you have any questions, please reach out to your regional manager.

NEW: Hear from Program Managers the value of joining IT Academy.

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We can help encourage, educate, and plan for the future of individuals within their own communities around the world.


We aspire to do more to be environmentally sustainable in our global business practices and operations.


VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure.


We work with a global network of educational institutions to give students access to high-quality VMware learning certification opportunities and hands-on labs.



Curriculum and Courses

To help students prepare for work in a digital world we recommend these courses:

Cloud and Virtualization Concepts
Network Virtualization Concepts
Software Defined Storage Concepts



These two VMware certifications are available once you have taken the curriculum and passed the corresponding exams.

VMware Certified Associate – Digital Business Transformation
VMware Certified Professional Data Center VirtualizationTM



Join the leading edge. IT Academy and our partner institutions help learners prepare for the future. Hear directly from students and partners about how IT Academy can help.

Software Licensing

Academic Software Licensing Program

This Program supports the use of virtualization applications & software in teaching and research. The program provides software for personal use, whether as part of STEAM classes, in research projects, or for gaining hands-on experience with VMware products.

Learn More About Software Licensing

Accredited, worldwide education institutions offering 2, 3- or 4-year programs (or equivalent) and technical schools offering accredited degrees are eligible to participate in the program. VMware works closely with partners to provide access to provides authorized users with the self-service capability to download software and license keys.  


All around the world, VMware IT Academy is there to help approved academic institutions provide the digital skills to jumpstart careers.



IT Academies span from Canada to Argentina.
North America Program Manager: Susan Coefield
LATAM Program Manager: Josseline Gomez


Europe/Middle East/Africa

IT Academies span from England to South Africa and everything in between.
Europe Program Manager: Vincent Herreman
Middle East and Africa Program Manager: Nevine Gamal El-Kadi


Asia Pacific & Japan

IT Academies span from Japan to Australia to India.
APJ Program Manager: Sachin Kumar

Reference Materials

Gain access to key educational materials for use in the class and self-directed learning. Learn about instructor training, labs, and important contacts.