VanDyke Software is an Albuquerque, New Mexico company that focuses on secure remote communication and transfer software. Through Purdue's agreement with the company, the following products are available:
Descriptions for each software package can be found on the VanDyke website: https://www.vandyke.com/products/index.html.
The West Lafayette, Calumet, and North Central campuses are covered under this agreement. Installation is approved for Purdue-owned systems and non-commercial use on personally-owned machines of Purdue faculty, staff, and students.
Purdue's agreement with VanDyke Software provides a limited number of licenses for use of SecureCRT and SecureFX. For those eligible, versions are available for both Windows and Mac. This software must be fully uninstalled from personally-owned equipment when association with the University ends or status change results in ineligibility.
Secure Purdue handles requests for VanDyke software at their download site:
After downloading the software installer, an e-mail will be sent with your licensing information. For Purdue-owned machines administered by an IT organization such as ITaP, CLA-IT, or ECN, please contact your IT group for assistance.
Secure Purdue offers instructions on software installation at Secure Purdue Help Page.
ITaP Licensing can handle any licensing inquiries. Please send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with details, including the exact text of any warnings received and the steps during installation or use where the licensing issue arises.
For all other product support requests, please contact VanDyke directly at https://www.vandyke.com/support/index.html.