Desktop Virtualisation Products:
VMware Workstation 6
VMware Workstation is virtualization software for desktop and laptop computers, enabling users to run multiple operating systems on a single PC. Develop and test applications on multiple operating systems on a single PC. It runs on both Windows and Linux host operating systems, and supports 32- and 64-bit host and guest operating systems, supports two-way Virtual SMP - assign one or two processors to virtual machines.
Seamlessly run Windows applications alongside Mac applications with the Unity features in VMware Fusion. Find and launch Windows applications quickly with the VMware Fusion launcher. Switch between Windows and Mac applications quickly with Exposé. Minimize Windows applications to the Mac OS X Dock.
With VMware Player, you can use any virtual machine created by VMware Workstation, VMware Server or VMware ESX Server, as well as Microsoft virtual machines and Symantec LiveState Recovery disks. Use 32- and 64-bit Windows, Linux, NetWare, or Solaris x86 operating systems side-by-side, without rebooting or partitioning your hard drive.
VMware ACE 2 is a comprehensive enterprise solution that organizations use to provision standardized client PC environments inside secure, centrally managed virtual machines called ACEs. Each ACE contains a complete client PC-including the operating system and all applications. The ACE 2 Management Server enables administrators to deliver dynamic policy updates to local and remote ACE instances, as well as to control the activation and de-activation of each package for contractors, consultants and other temporary users.
VMware View 4 is the industry’s first purpose built solution for delivering desktops as a managed service. Transform desktop management into a simplified and automated process, reduce the total cost of desktop ownership by 50%, provide end users a consistent high performance desktop experience and bring the power of the datacenter and VMware vSphere to your desktops.
Accelerate application deployment and simplify application migration with agentless application virtualization. With ThinApp, applications are packaged into single executables that run completely isolated from each other and the operating system for conflict-free execution on end point devices. Application packages can be deployed to different Windows platforms, eliminating costly recoding and regression testing so you can easily migrate existing applications to Windows 7.