Software Licensing

Site licensed software can be downloaded from our Kivuto-hosted software webstore. (You must be on the Caltech network or using VPN in order to download software from this website.)

The Latest News

09/21/2017: Magma V2.23 is now available for download.

06/15/2017: Effective September 25, 2017, the Caltech Library will be terminating its campus wide license for EndNote. At that time, EndNote will no longer be available for download from the webstore. (Note that this is an updated end date from the news post from 6/15/17.)

06/23/2017:  The campus Matlab license servers were updated last night; version R2017a for network installations is now available for download. 

06/15/2017: Effective August 25, 2017, the Caltech Library will be terminating its campus wide license for EndNote. At that time, EndNote will no longer be available for download from the webstore.

06/09/2017: Matlab R2017a for single-machine/standalone installations is available for download. The network version will be available once the license server has been updated.

05/25/2017: Mathematica 11.1.1 is availble for download.

05/25/2017: ChemDraw & ChemOffice 2016 are available for download.

03/03/2017: Cambridge Structural Database System 2017 is available for download.

12/08/2016: EndNote X8 for Mac and Windows is now available for download.

10/11/2016: Matlab R2016b for network and single-machine installations are now available from the webstore.

10/07/2016: National Instruments LabVIEW licenses expired effective November, 8 2016. IMSS has renewed the license and can issue replacement license files good through 11/08/2017. To request an updated license file, please email your computer name and computer ID along with a billing account number to Instructions on how to locate your machine ID can be found at

10/07/2016: IMSS would like to remind the campus that we do not have a site license for Adobe Creative Cloud. Individuals using a email address can purchase a student/teacher subscription directly from the website for $239.88/year for the first year and $359.88/year after.

10/04/2016: Some Matlab users may receive a message that their Matlab license will expire within 60 days. Rest assured that IMSS is currently in the process of renewing our campus Matlab license. Note that network installations of Matlab do not need to do anything to update their license. IMSS will update the campus Matlab license in November, which will automatically renew all network installations. For those using a standalone installation, renew your license before it expires in November by following the instructions here.

09/09/2016: AutoCAD 2016 is available for download. Note that Caltech's AutoDesk Education license may only be used by students and educators for academic purposes. The use of educational software to design, construct or manage educational facilities (i.e. Facilities, Buildings & Grounds) is no longer included under the educational product license agreement. Facilities groups that want to continue to use AutoDesk products must purchase commercial licenses instead. 

09/09/2016: Mathematica 11 is now available for network installations, in addition to standalone installations. 

08/16/2016: Mathematica 11 is now available for download for standalone installation only. The network version will be available in a few weeks after we update the campus license server.

06/24/2016: Effective August 2, the Caltech login page for will have a new look. Click for more information.

04/14/2016: Matlab R2016a (network) is available for download.

04/14/2016: Magma downloads have been updated to V2.21-11 for Mac and Linux. The latest Windows version is still V2.20-10.

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