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ITS Software Licenses


Maple is a sophisticated general purpose computer algebra system designed to solve mathematical problems symbolically as well as numerically and produce high-quality two and three dimensional graphics and animations.

Category: Mathematical & Engineering

Notes: Maple requires that product access is controlled by a 3rd party license manager, FlexLM.

Vendor Information

Vendor: Maplesoft
Software website:

License Information

Current version: Maple 16
General OS support:
License renewal type: Perpetual
License effective dates: Annual Maintenance from August 1st through July 31st


Product Use Rights

Terms of Use:  Maple may be installed on an unlimited number of non-virtualized machines owned or leased by the University for academic instruction, teaching and research only.  Commercial use is strictly prohibited.

Faculty/Staff Home Use:  An unlimited number of home use licenses are available to faculty of participating departments.  This license option permits only the single user installation type and restricts use of the software to the Faculty’s personal residence only.


Institutional licenses for Faculty/Staff: ITS currently has an unlimited site license.  License costs are currently shared by multiple departments and are limited to employees of participating departments. Departments interested in Maple and sharing in the cost are encouraged to contact their distributed staff personnel for more information.

Student Licenses: Maple student licenses are available at


Students should contact Maplesoft directly at

SU Faculty and staff should contact your distributed staff personnel.  A current listing can be found here:

DSP's can contact the ITS Business Office at