Run VMware Workstation 8 as a Server

VMware Workstation

VMware Workstation 8 introduced the ability to share your virtual machines with remote users. When you install VMware Workstation 8, virtual machine sharing and remote access are enabled by default. This feature is called VMware Workstation Server, and it starts when the host system starts. A shared virtual machine can be accessed remotely by other … Read more

VMware Fusion on OSX Mountain Lion

Lots of folks are finding out the same way I did that their copy of VMware Fusion will no longer run on their Mac. That’s because they just installed the latest incarnation of OSX called Mountain Lion. VMware has an FAQ out on the topic, and a new KB article: : VMware Fusion compatibility with … Read more

New low price set for VMware Fusion

VMware Fusion 4 has transitioned from a promotional price of $49.99 (when the usual price was $79.99) to a permanent price of $49.99. In other words, the price is the same $49.99, but it is no longer a promotional price. VMware Fusion 4 lets you run your Windows and Mac applications side by side without … Read more

New Desktop Virtualization Product Releases

Today is an exciting day as VMware advances their End-User Computing vision with the general availability of View 5, Workstation 8, and Fusion 4. VMware is shipping to customers a simple way to deliver Windows based desktops as-a-service, locally or on a Mac.  The combination of empowered users and flexible IT as a service, enables … Read more

Workstation 7.1.4 Released

Highlights of VMware Workstation 7.1.4 are: Windows 7 SP1 and Ubuntu 10.10 are officially supported. Improved support for RHEL 6.0 and Fedora 14. Resolved customer reported USB device issues. Enhanced support script to gather additional technical information. Addressed several security, performance and usability issues. VMware Workstation 7.1.4 Download: Release Notes:   VMware Player … Read more