Cluster Software-Computing Services - Carnegie Mellon University

Cluster Software

You will find a selection of Windows, Mac or Linux computers and an extensive complement of productivity and academic software in cluster locations across campus. Faculty members can request additional cluster software for student assignments and projects. See the Reserving a Cluster for more information.

To request a consultation about your cluster software needs, please email

Using Clusters

Access Cluster Software Remotely

You can access certain cluster software from anywhere using Virtual Andrew or Linux timeshares. To use the Virtual Andrew service, you will need to install the VMware View Client.

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