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VMware Fusion

Virtual machine software from VMware, Inc., Palo Alto, CA (www.vmware.com) that allows Windows to run in an Intel-based Mac running Mac OS X. In 2006, Macintosh computers began shipping with Intel x86 CPU chips, enabling Windows to run natively in the machine. See virtual machine.

Windows on the Mac Desktop
Windows applications run on the Mac desktop like Mac applications. When minimized, they become icons in the Mac Dock like all other Mac applications.

Import a Windows Machine
VMware Fusion can move the entire contents of a Windows PC to a VMware virtual machine in the Mac. It can also convert virtual machines from Parallels and Microsoft to a VMware virtual machine. See Boot Camp, Virtual PC, Parallels Desktop and VMware.
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VMware Fusion 6 is recommended for home users who are looking for the easiest, fastest and most reliable way to run Windows applications on a Mac.
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VMware Fusion is the only Mac virtualization software available today to provide full support for more than 60 operating systems and complete power management capabilities to safeguard virtual machines when laptops are running out of battery power, the company said.
the desktop virtualization services company, has announced the beta release of Moka5 for Mac OS X, which lets Mac users running VMware Fusion to port their virtualized desktop, known as a LivePC, to almost any other computer using a simple flash drive such as a USB stick or an iPod.
Intego, a Macintosh security software company, announced on Monday (26 November) that it is offering three special bundles containing its Dual Protection (DP) suites together with VMware Fusion at a special price.
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The VMs can run on any Windows server via VMware ESX and VMware Player, on Mac via VMware Fusion, and the CFS VM can also run on Oracle VirtualBox (Windows or Mac).
the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, today announced the release of VMware Fusion 6 with more than 50 new features to deliver the ultimate Windows-on-Mac experience.
Graphics performance with two virtual CPUs became even more pronounced, especially under Windows XP where Parallels Desktop was 3-4x faster than VMware Fusion.
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BOSTON -- Integrated Environmental Solutions (IES), a provider of integrated performance analysis software for sustainable building design, today announced that VMware Fusion and Parallels Desktop are the preferred virtualization software for Mac installations.