Why Higher Education Institutions Choose VMware 

Lowered Costs and Increased Operational Efficiency

Reduce TCO by consolidating IT services and infrastructure and centralizing deployment, management and support across all campuses. Minimize help desk inquiries.

Downtime and Data Loss Eliminated

Ensure always-available infrastructure and applications. Eliminate data loss and downtime that can interrupt distance learning and in-person classroom engagement.

Improved Student and Faculty Experiences

Evolve to digital infrastructure that supports learning anytime, anywhere, on any device. Build a cloud-ready architecture that encourages collaboration around education and research initiatives.

Accelerated Innovation and Service Delivery

Drive education excellence. Improve efficiency and decrease time to new application and service delivery, freeing IT to innovate with teachers and students.

Use Cases

Modernize Education Infrastructure and Service Delivery

Accelerate digital engagement. Increase IT agility with software-defined data center and multi-cloud solutions from VMware. Drive innovation and growth and embrace new teaching and learning models. Improve efficiency while meeting increasingly complex security threats head-on.


VMware Cloud Foundation

VMware Cloud


Scale Out to Multi-Clouds to Support Blended and Collaborative E-Learning

Support BYOD, virtual labs and other innovative learning models by dynamically configuring computing environments across clouds. VMware cloud and management solutions mean lower TCO, disaster recovery as a service and fast test/dev environment provisioning—all while improving app performance.


VMware Cloud on AWS  

vRealize Cloud Management


Build Modern Apps and Standardize Delivery

Speed new app and service delivery with VMware app and container solutions. Boost productivity for remote and on campus users. Provide secure, managed access to Windows, Web and mobile from anywhere. Strengthen mobile strategies with a unified catalog and conditional access policies for compliance.


VMware Tanzu

VMware Horizon


Lancaster University Drives Global Growth with a Platform Built for Digital Innovation

To thrive in an increasingly competitive, global marketplace, and given its international coverage and ambitions, Lancaster University needs to be digitally innovative to support research data, curriculum, and student engagement. It looked to VMware for its hyperconverged infrastructure, networking and micro-segmentation, and cloud needs.


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More Higher Education Solutions 

Empower Students with Better Digital Experiences

Seamlessly enable distributed learning experiences—distance, online, classroom and mobile engagement. All via any app, on any device, anywhere, and adapting IT quickly to meet changing needs.

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Protect Brand and Student Data

Unify your IT and security strategies with intrinsic security, zero-trust access services and endpoint protection from VMware for personal information, research, intellectual property and compliance.

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Talk to an Expert

For more than 20 years, VMware has proudly partnered with primary and secondary (K-12) schools worldwide to empower limitless learning, wherever it happens. Connect with us to align digital solutions to student success.


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