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  1. VMware Workstation is a multiple operating system handler to easily evaluate the any other type of new operating systems.

  2. Simple and powerful virtual machine for Mac. Mac virtualization software. Learn more about VMware Fusion and try it free today.

  3. VMware Workstation Player allows you to run a second, isolated operating system on a single PC.

  4. VirtualBox is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for enterprise as well as...

    VirtualBox 7.0 is out! about about 1 month ago

    I checked that I see VirtualBox 7 is out!
  5. QEMU (short for "Quick EMUlator") is a free and open-source hosted hypervisor that...

    From WampServer, to Vagrant, to QEMU about 18 days ago:

    As someone who enjoys playing video games, and a recent convert to Linux, I was well aware of the derth of support for games. I was also aware of some of the solutions, one of those being GPU passthrough to this thing called QEMU. QEMU is a fast and lightweight machine emulator and virtualizer. This was of course something that interested me, so I went about exploring QEMU and playing with it. When I first started...
  6. Install Hyper-V on Windows 10

    My PC blue-screens after enabling Hyper-v:... about 5 months ago

    I ran the following command based on this guide: Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online -FeatureName Microsoft-Hyper-V -All.
  7. Optimized for server virtualization infrastructures, Citrix Hypervisor is a leading virtualization management platform that enables server consolidation and provides industry-leading scalability and performance under load.

  8. Build Linux and Windows virtual machines (VMs) and save up to 80 percent with Azure Reserved Virtual Machine Instances and Azure Hybrid Benefit for Windows Server.

    Azure has run out of compute. Anyone else affected? about about 16 hours ago

    So does google, so does azure etc. etc., Spot instances exist just to try to turn over-provisions in to not a complete loss. You're at least making some money from your mistake.
  9. Parallels Desktop is a virtualization software for Mac users to run Windows and Linux apps on OS X.

    Please note that Boot Camp currently does not support Apple... about 8 months ago

    Running Windows under a virtual machine is possible however with a free solution such as UTM or a paid solution such as Parallels Desktop for Mac.
  10. Proxmox is an open-source server virtualization management solution that offers the ability to manage virtual server technology with the Linux OpenVZ and KVM technology.

    A little help with table structure? about about 2 months ago

    Hey everyone! I'm making a server management panel with Laravel using Proxmox ( as the API for directly managing the virtual machines.
  11. Red Hat Virtualization is an open source, software-defined platform that virtualizes Linux and Microsoft Windows workloads.

  12. Virtuozzo enables secure, high performance virtualized services with the lowest TCO for service providers and businesses.

  13. Learn how to install and use Windows on your Mac with Boot Camp. Find all the topics, resources, and contact options you need for Boot Camp.

    What's your preferred project management tool for tracking? about 4 months ago

    I did, I also teach it now, but I am talking about the utility included with macOS that lets you boot a Windows environment. Apple hardware is pretty solid so I ran windows on a PowerBook for many years.