Currently, IDeATe Lending has MacBook Pro laptops which dual-boot into OS X 10.10 and Windows 8.1 and have much of the standard Computing Services cluster software, plus specialized software for IDeATe courses. In mid-September 2017, a new fleet of Windows 10 PCs will be made available which is planned to have the following applications:
|Continuum||Anaconda2 (Python 2.7)||4.4.0|
|Continuum||Anaconda3 (Python 3.6)||4.4.0|
|Oracle||Java Runtime Environment||1.8.0|
|Cycling ’74||Max 7||7.3.4|
|Microsoft||Office Professional Plus (including Access, Excel, OneNote, PowerPoint, Word)||2016|
|Miller Puckette||Pure Data (Pd)||0.47|
|McNeel||Rhino (including Grasshopper 0.9.76 and RhinoCAM 7.0 plugins)||5.14|
|Dassault Systèmes||Solidworks||2017 SP3.0|
|Also coming later…|
|Adobe||Adobe Creative Cloud Suite (including AfterEffect, Photoshop, Premiere)
on selected computers only
|Autodesk||Autodesk Suite (selected titles, including AutoCAD, Inventor, Maya)|
Available Mac applications will be listed here later in the fall. Other titles are available through Computing Services, including in the Computing Cluster in Hunt A4.
Both Autodesk and Solidworks are available for free to CMU students and affiliates for personal educational use. The licenses, the operating systems, and methods for obtaining the software are different for each application. Learn more about CAD software available to CMU students.