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VMware Workstation 14 Pro and Workstation 14 Player to Streamline Processes and Productivity for IT Professionals and Developers

Advanced features increase performance and deliver greater security, improved networking and enhanced data center management capabilities VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, today announced the latest versions of the VMware Workstation solutions that are designed to enable multiple operating systems to run as virtual machines on a single Windows […]

VMware Security Advisory VMSA-2016-0005

Today VMware has released the following new security advisory: VMware Security Advisory Advisory ID: VMSA-2016-0005 Synopsis: VMware product updates address critical and important security issues Issue date: 2016-05-17 Updated on: 2016-05-17 (Initial Advisory) CVE numbers: CVE-2016-3427, CVE-2016-2077 1. Summary VMware product updates address critical and important security issues. 2. Relevant Releases vCenter Server 6.0 prior […]

Instant VMware Player for Virtualization

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A simple approach towards learning virtualization to play with virtual machines Overview Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results Discover the latest features of VMware Player 5.0 Evaluate new technology without paying for additional hardware costs Test your applications in an isolated environment In Detail Virtual technology has […]

VMware Workstation – No Experience Necessary

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Get started from scratch with Vmware Workstation using this essential guide. Taking you from installation on Windows or Linux through to advanced virtual machine features, you’ll be setting up a test environment in no time. Overview Create virtual machines on Linux and Windows hosts Create advanced test labs that help in getting back to any […]

VMware Horizon FLEX 1.6 and Windows 10

You’ll be happy to know that that we’ve kept to our quarterly promise, and shipped another major release of FLEX. VMware Horizon FLEX 1.6 shipped at the beginning of September. And it’s a doozy. The headline is that it’s Apple OS X El Capitan ready, and built for Windows 10 and Cortana. But the devil […]

Fusion is one Amazing Hypervisor

Type 2 hypervisors are cool. If you’re looking at the ones from VMware (Fusion Pro, Fusion, Workstation & Player Pro) then you should know that the core technology in those is not only the same, but it’s the same as invSphere – the solution that powers many of the world’s most in-demand and high performance data […]

Introducing VMware Horizon FLEX (Part 1 of 3)

Today I’d like to show you something exciting from VMware that may not have made it on to your radar – remotely managed policies for Mac and Windows users! Back in December we launched a new product called Horizon FLEX. The concept behind FLEX is simple. Player Pro and Fusion are fantastic for you on […]

How to Use the Missing Virtual Network Editor in VMware Player

For most people who use the VMware Player, DHCP is good enough for the NAT network. That means the IP addresses of your virtual machines may change after each powering on. What if you want to have static IP addresses? It’s pretty easy as long as it’s in the same subnet. For example, if the […]

How to Configure Static IP Address on Linux VM in VMware Player

If you run VMware Player, you would have 3 networking options for virtual machines running there: Bridged, NAT, Host-Only. In the latest 5.0.1, I also found a new one: LAN Segment. This blog has a nice explanation on these three settings if you want to get more details. In most of cases, I use NAT. […]

VMware Support: Installing VMware Tools in a Ubuntu virtual machine

We have a new video for you today which is specifically aimed towards users who are new to VMware Workstation, VMware Player or VMware Fusion, or users who may not be very comfortable with the VMware Tools installation process for Linux based guest operating systems. This video discusses and demonstrates installing VMware Tools in a […]

Product Release: Quest vWorkspace MokaFive Suite 3.10.3

I’m happy to announce the release of version 3.10.3 of Quest vWorkspace – MokaFive Suite, which enables customers to securely, centrally and affordably deliver Windows desktops and applications both online and offline using "local VDI" technology from MokaFive. The vWorkspace – MokaFive Suite compliments desktop virtualization technologies available in the Quest vWorkspace product family, and […]

The MokaFive’s Take on Desktop Virtualization

A while ago, I had the opportunity to speak with Purnima Padmanabhan, MokaFive’s Vice President of Products and Marketing, about MokaFive, its approach to desktop virtualization and why the company believes the approach is better than server-based desktop virtualization. The MokaFive approach MokaFive encapsulates a Windows desktop. The resulting package is called a “LivePC.” The […]

VMware, Others Offer Windows 7 Upgrade Advice

VMware has extended a helping hand to consumers considering migrating from Microsoft Windows XP to Windows 7. The solution is desktop virtualization. In a blog post on Thursday, Palo Alto, Calif.-based VMware advocated using two tools to enable desktop virtualization on Windows 7, easing XP migration and Windows 7 upgrade pains. The idea is to […]

VMware Releases Player 3.1 Release Candidate for Download

VMware just posted VMware Player 3.1 Release Candidate. The VMware Player 3.1 Release Candidate includes most of the same great features added to VMware Workstation including all of the graphics, performance and virtual hardware improvements. Some release highlights include: OpenGL 2.1 support for Windows 7 and Vista guests: The addition of hardware accelerated OpenGL 2.1 support […]

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