Most of the time, Poseidon does not take care of the installation for professional softwares. For EPFL students only, you now have Distrilog (https://distrilog-etudiants.epfl.ch) and the following services:
Software provided with VDI
We can help you to install the VMware Horizon client.
List of Paid softwares or free for EPFL students, supported by Poséidon
Mathematica is available on this page : https://distrilog-etudiants.epfl.ch (Accessible from EPFL network or via VPN | approx. 4GB)
Matlab is available on this page: https://distrilog-etudiants.epfl.ch (Accessible from EPFL network or via VPN | approx. 6GB)
This edition ( MATLAB & Simulink Standard Version ) is available for Linux (64bits), Mac OSX (64bits) and Windows (32 and 64bits) operating systems and comes with more than 50 toolboxes.
Users at EPFL may benefit from MathWorks Technical Support. Information on how to contact the Technical Support team and how to submit a request can be found on MathWorks website www.mathworks.ch/support/contact_us/index
Prior to contacting MathWorks Technical Support, we kindly ask you to retrieve your MATLAB version and license number by typing the MATLAB command “ver”.
Don’t forget to check out our knowlege articles (you need to login then type “matlab” in the search box) if you have some issues.
You can find the latest changelog (what’s new) on the mathworks website.
You have to renew your MATLAB license every year in January by following the steps from this knowledge article.
Maple is available on this page : https://distrilog-etudiants.epfl.ch (approx. 1GB)
List of paid software or free for EPFL students, but not supported by Poséidon
Available on this page: https://distrilog-etudiants.epfl.ch (Accessible from EPFL network or via VPN)
Available on this page: https://ansys.epfl.ch (Accessible from EPFL network or via VPN)
Adobe Creative Cloud
63.55CHF per semester (1.9 – 28.2 / 1.3 – 31.8), available here : https://go.epfl.ch/cs-adobe
Parallels Desktop for Mac
Paid software, all the information availables here :
More available here
Are you a doctoral student ?
In this case, the above licenses do not apply to you. You may however have access to full versions of these softwares on Distrilog .