The UVa Hive
Virtualized Access to Specialized Software from Anywhere
On Friday, Sept. 4, the Hive desktop was refreshed for Fall 2015. Applications on the Hive should now be in sync with the versions of the software on the Unified Build. Learn more »
The UVa Hive: Virtual Access to Specialized Software
UVa students can access licensed specialized software programs via the Hive from their personal computers using the Internet.
The Hive uses a technology called VMware to deliver the software you need to you in your dorm room, apartment, or library, for free! See instructions to get connected to the Hive.
What the UVa Hive Does for You
- The Hive saves you money (fewer expensive software licenses to purchase); and
- The Hive saves you time (no need to wait to use a public computer just to access a particular application).