Wake Forest University

Devices & Software

Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Creative Cloud gives users access to a collection of software developed by Adobe for graphic design, video editing, web development, photography, and cloud services.

Amazon WorkSpaces

Amazon WorkSpaces provides a virtual desktop environment that leverages the power of cloud computing and is accessible on nearly any device.

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Computing Devices

Students may purchase with an education discount through WakeWare. Faculty and staff now have the option to choose a Dell, Lenovo, or Apple computer through the distribution process. 

CrashPlan

Available to Faculty and Staff – CrashPlan is an automated online backup solution for data stored on your primary WFU-issued computer. Your data is automatically backed up on a periodic basis and can be recovered easily in the event of computer failure.

USB Key

Data Backup and Restore

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.

Dropbox

Dropbox

Dropbox is an additional platform for file storage and collaboration. Dropbox, like Google Drive, provides security for your intellectual property, internal and external collaboration, and easy access to files while working remotely or traveling.

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Microsoft 365

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.

Microsoft OneDrive

Available to current WFU Faculty, Staff, and Students! Microsoft OneDrive is an additional platform for file storage and collaboration. Like Google Drive and Dropbox, Microsoft OneDrive provides security for your intellectual property, internal and external collaboration, and easy access to files while working remotely or traveling.

Software@WFU

Software@WFU – Download Software

Software @ WFU is our easy to use site for downloading software on WFU or BYOD computers.

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VPN

Virtual Private Network software, commonly referred to as VPN, protects users on unsecure networks by encrypting data communicated over the Internet. Faculty, staff, and students can download and install VPN software here.

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WakeWare

WakeWare is a robust student computing program that recommends highly configured, insured, and supported personal computing devices at a negotiated price for our undergraduate students.