The laptops available from IDeATe lending are currently dual boot MacBooks, which have much of the standard Computing Services cluster software, plus specialized software for IDeATe courses. The computers are being updated over the summer of 2017. The Mac and PC applications will be listed here once the computers have been updated.
Both AutoDesk and SolidWorks are available for free to CMU students and affiliates. The licenses, the operating systems, and methods for obtaining the software are different for each application. The details can be found on the page: CAD software available to CMU students