Windows virtualisation - Parallels Workstation 2.1

Parallels released their free beta version of Windows virtualisation solution - Parallels Workstation 2.1 - for Intel based Macs today. It is currently available as free beta, and fully functional.

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Unlike Apple's Boot Camp, Parallels Workstation 2.1 Beta does not require switching (booting) into Windows XP (dual boot), it enables users to run Windows, Linux or any other X86 based operating system at the same time as Mac OS X. Parallels Workstation is based on Intel's Virtualization Technology “VT” architecture.

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Parallels Workstation 2.1 is currently available as a free Beta. It will be priced at US$ 49.99 when shipping.

Intel based MacParallels Workstation 2.1 for Mac OS X requires Macs with Intel processors.

For more information and to download Parallels Workstation, please visit Parallels Workstations website.

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Posted by Antony at April 6, 2006 11:54 PM

>> more MacCentre701 April 2006 reports.