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For your Mac
Simply Powerful Mac Virtualization for the Classroom
VMware Fusion 13 Pro and Player bring Windows 11 for Arm to Macs with Apple silicon like never before with a vastly improved VMware Tools with full 3D support. With an all-new installation media downloader, Fusion also gets you up and running with Windows 11 for Arm like never before.
For your PC
Leading Edge PC Virtualization for Advanced Learning
VMware Workstation 17 Pro for Windows and Linux takes advantage of the latest hardware virtualization capabilities with our patented software stack to replicate server, desktop and just about any tablet environment in a virtual machine. Workstation Pro helps Instructors build operating system and application templates for Student learning, and gives students an advanced environment for running multiple virtual machines or containers with custom networking, making it powerful and versatile learning platform.
Streamlined Virtualization for Education
VMware Workstation 17 Player provides a streamlined user interface for creating, running, and evaluating operating systems and applications in a virtual machine on Windows or Linux PCs. With its intuitive interface and easy setup, VMware Workstation Player is the easiest way to deliver a virtual desktop to your students.
For your Data Center
vSphere Essentials Kit
VMware vSphere Essentials Kit for academic use provides a starter kit for academics to virtualize their physical servers and centrally manage these servers, reducing hardware costs and increasing operating efficiency with a low upfront investment.
vSphere Essentials Plus Kit
VMware vSphere Essentials Plus Kit provides an all-in-one solution for academic users to virtualize their physical servers and reduce hardware costs while ensuring superior high application availability and data protection.