Carnegie Mellon University

Managed Desktops

Management of computer lab and virtual desktop environments to distribute and provide access to software. A listing of software titles distributed through this service are included in the Software Catalog.


  • Linux Timeshare - remote access to a Linux session from any Windows or Mac computer.
  • MyApps (Citrix) - remote access to applications from a secure, centralized location on your device
  • Virtual Andrew - remote access to a Windows Computer Lab machine


  • Linux Timeshare - Students, faculty and staff
  • MyApps - Faculty and staff (with prior permission from application owner)
  • Virtual Andrew - Students, faculty and staff