VMware, Inc. has announced VMware Fusion 3, a new version of its professional-class virtualization solution for Mac OS X. Dubbed as “the Best Way to Run Windows on the Mac,” VMWare Fusion 3 will be available worldwide on October 27. Interested parties can secure their copy by pre-ordering the new version as soon as today. According to its makers, VMware Fusion 3 makes it easier than ever to move to the Mac and to run Windows applications. This includes “graphics-intensive games,” Vmware says.
– VMware Fusion 6.0.3 (latest version as of this post) What you need: – Machine able to boot the Mac OS X Snow Leopard Installer (either DVD or USB) – Spare external HDD to install OSX on (40GB+ recommended) – VMware Fusion installed on host computer. Fusion 3 supports a huge number of guest operating systems, including OS X Server (Leopard and Snow Leopard in both 32-bit and 64-bit modes), as well as the recently-released Windows 7.
“For more than 10 years, VMware virtualization has given users the choice of where to run their favorite applications. We’re excited about the rapid adoption of VMware Fusion in the Mac community since its introduction just over two years ago, making it the #1 choice to run Windows on a Mac,” Jocelyn Goldfein, vice president and general manager, desktop business unit, said. “VMware Fusion 3 builds on our proven platform and makes it even easier for users to run Windows applications on the Mac.”
Vmware Fusion Snow Leopard Software
Revealed in a press release by the company, VMware Fusion 3 will include a whopping 50 new features and enhancements. VMware notes key highlights like Snow Leopard optimizations, a great Windows 7 experience and top-notch, 3D visuals. Speaking of each of these key refinements in part, VMware makes a few observations on its website.
Vmware Fusion For Snow Leopard Download
“Built from the ground up for the Mac, VMware Fusion 3 leverages Mac OS X Snow Leopard’s advanced architecture with a new 64-bit core engine and native support for the 64-bit kernel, delivering even better Windows on Mac performance,” the company says. “VMware Fusion 3 will be the first to enable the full Windows 7 experience, side-by-side with your Mac, complete with Windows Aero and Flip 3D,” the company adds.
Vmware Fusion Snow Leopard Server
Vmware Fusion Snow Leopard Virtual Machine
As noted above, VMware Fusion 3 is now available for pre-order via VMware’s website, Apple’s online store, as well as Amazon.com, for $79.99.