VMware Fusion 2.0 and VClient Initiative

A day after embracing cloud computing, VMware announced the general availability of VMware Fusion 2.0, its software for running the Windows operating system on the Mac. Along with touting new features and enhancements from version 1.x, VMware stressed that Fusion 2.0 "makes Windows even safer on the Mac" through its use of automatic virtual machine […]

A day after embracing cloud computing, VMware announced the general availability of VMware Fusion 2.0, its software for running the Windows operating system on the Mac. Along with touting new features and enhancements from version 1.x, VMware stressed that Fusion 2.0 "makes Windows even safer on the Mac" through its use of automatic virtual machine snapshots and an on-the-house 12-month subscription to McAfee VirusScan Plus.

VMware also announced its VClient Initiative, which is intended to foster "universal clients" that would let users access their set of desktop applications--hosted in a data center--from any device, anywhere. It is kicking off the initiative with a set of products called VMware View, including Composer for managing desktop images.

Full Article