VMware Debuts Workstation 9, Fusion 5 for Windows 8, Mountain Lion

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http://www.thevarguy.com – VMware (NYSE: VMW) has rolled out Workstation 9 and Fusion 5 for Microsoft’s Windows 8 and Apple’s Mountain Lion operating systems, lining up its virtualization support for the new operating systems ahead of VMworld 2012. Here’s the update. Workstation is VMware’s hypervisor for desktops that enables users to run multiple operating systems (such as Windows and Linux) on the same machine while Fusion allows users to operate Windows, including Windows 8, on Macs. Workstation typically is used by technical professionals to work with virtual machines residing on PCs or private clouds. (IT news)