WFU fully supports Mac on campus. Students may purchase new Apple products with an education discount through WakeWare. Faculty and staff may also make personal purchases for themselves, friends, or family.
Files and data can be lost through viruses, accidental deletion, hardware failure, or theft of the computer. Backups will reduce the impact of such occurrences.
The University manages encryption with Microsoft BitLocker Administration and Monitoring (MBAM) on University desktop computers and laptop computers used by faculty and staff.
Microsoft Office is a set of interrelated desktop applications, servers and services, collectively referred to as an office suite, for the Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X operating systems.
SMART interactive boards allow a user to connect their computer and make annotations, create drawings, and other forms of interactivity.
Software @ WFU is our easy to use site for downloading software on WFU or BYOD computers.
Check out our recommended solutions for avoiding viruses and spyware.
Virtual Private Network software, commonly referred to as VPN, protects users on unsecure networks by encrypting data communicated over the Internet.
The WakeWare program was established for the convenience of students and their families, offering a variety of Dell and Apple laptops at specially negotiated prices.
Students may purchase new Dell products with an education discount through WakeWare. Faculty and staff may also make personal purchases for themselves, friends, or family.