Bryant's VMware Horizon system allows students to run academic applications from their laptops from centralized servers, without having to install the software directly on their machines.

For some courses that require high-end, integrated applications, students can be assigned to a Windows 10 virtual desktop for the duration of the course.


  • Client comes pre-installed on all student laptops
  • Clean, high-performance system created each time you log in
  • Secure environment ensures your data is destroyed as soon as you log off
  • Access local devices and drives
  • High-performance streaming

Available Software

  • Animation Shop 3
  • EViews 12 (x64)
  • IBM SPSS Statistics 28
  • MATLAB R2021a
  • Microsoft Project 2019
  • Microsoft Visio 2019
  • Paint Shop Pro 7
  • Power BI Desktop
  • SAP Logon
  • StataSE 17 (64-bit)
  • Student CHIP

Available To



  • Faculty must request course specific virtual desktops prior to the start of the semester.
  • VMware Horizon client must be installed on your desktop or laptop in order to save files.


VMWare Horizon

Help and Support

Laptop Central
Bello Center

Fall and Spring (semester hours)
Mon - Thu
10 am - 7 pm

10 am - 4:30 pm

3 pm - 6 pm

Winter and Summer
Mon - Fri
10 am - 4 pm
(401) 232-6550