Inventing the Future Together

VMware Research and the VMware Academic Program bring industry researchers, university faculty and students together to explore new directions for the industry. Together, we develop extraordinary ideas and build tomorrow’s transformative technologies today.


Innovative Research with a Global Footprint

At VMware Research, we develop ideas that push the boundaries of technology. We fuel innovations that influence our company, our customers, and our world.

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Shaping the World of Tomorrow

Disruptive thinking needs to be nurtured. VMware collaborates with the world’s leading faculty to develop and incubate innovative research approaches, and to accelerate the transformation of ideas into world-class technology solutions.

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Explore Your Future with Us

Explore VMware Research opportunities that will expand your technology horizons, connect with some of the brightest minds in the industry, and advance your research career. Master leading-edge software skills with the help of VMware’s Academic Software Licensing Program. Get trained and certified in VMware technologies to gain a market advantage in fast-changing, high-demand employment fields.


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Grow Your Skills with VMware’s IT Academy

VMware IT Academy enables educators to deliver authorized VMware courses in a variety of institutional settings. Students can jump-start their career and VMware knowledge with coursework through a global network of colleges and universities, and through online certification opportunities, hands-on labs, and other VMware learning resources.

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Explore Our Resources

Enrich your technical knowledge and stay ahead of the curve by taking advantage of VMware free resources and opportunities – developer tools, open source projects, apps, and more.

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