edX is a massive open online course (MOOC) provider. It hosts online university-level courses in a wide range of disciplines to a worldwide student body. C550X course (Introduction to Computer Science) from Harvest University co-operated with VMware providing two virtual system software to users, VMware Workstation 12 and Fusion 8, you can register for an account will be able to obtain a free trial for a year.
We will think of VMware, VirtualBox this kind of virtual system software if run multiple virtual systems on a computer. C550X provide VMware Workstation 12 (Windows, Linux) and VMware Fusion 8 for Mac virtual software. We just download and install then can create more virtual computers within the system for testing or other purposes, such as install Windows OS in Mac system, running Windows software on Mac OS directly.
If you are interested in this offer, then follow below tutorial to obtain VMware Workstation 12 and VMware Fusion 8 product key.
Apply VMware Workstation 12 & Fusion 8 Product Key Tutorial
Visit edX website to register an account. Does not recommend use your Facebook or Google account to login in.
Then activate your edX account by click the link inside email.
Open CS50 activities URL then key in your register email and password.
You will see VMware Workstation 12 and VMware Fusion 8 for Mac OS X in VMware Software Center for CS50x page.
You can select Windows or Linux version by click on VMware Workstation 12 icon. Click on 「Add to Cart」-> 「Express Chekout」.
Enter in your name and email then click on 「Proceed with order」, you can download the application.
The web page also showing the VMware Workstation 12 and VMware Fusion 8 product key, let you activate these virtual software.
We are not sure when this offer ended. If the future really think VMware applications are practical and convenient, remember to pay for it.