VMware Workstation 7.1 - software for creating multiple virtual computers on one system. VMware Workstation allows, working in one operating system (eg, Windows XP), at the same time work in Windows Vista, Windows 7, FreeBSD, Linux, NetWare, Solaris, etc. - No need to allocate a separate operating system resources and restart the computer when switching from one OS to another.
The application can, in fact, from one computer to receive multiple, and these virtual computers if necessary can be completely isolated from each other, and can conversely, combine into a virtual LAN. With VMware Workstation you can install different operating systems and applications for them, go online and do everyday tasks. The benefit of this method is tested various software under various operating systems, while not causing harm to the current system, installed on my main computer, as well as some test hardware solutions. Could life greatly facilitate cross-platform applications and lovers to work with the new OS.
Among the new features VMware Workstation 7: - Ability to select as a guest OS virtual machine, VMware vSphere 4. - Support for Windows 7 as a guest and host OS - WDDM driver for the guest OS, Windows 7 - OpenGL and Shader Model 3.0 for guest Windows XP and Vista - Dynamic Download VMware Tools - Multi-core and four virtual machines (4 vCPU) - Ability to print from a virtual machine without installing the drivers at the expense of ThinPrint - Create snapshots at specified intervals (AutoProtect) - Protecting virtual machines 128-bit encryption - Support for the ALSA library for guest operating system Linux, which will play music from multiple virtual machines simultaneously - Improved Linux Virtual Network Editor
In the seventh version adds many new features: * Added support for operating systems Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista Service Pack 2 * Added support for operating systems Devian 5, Ubuntu 9.04, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.3, CentOS 5.3, OpenSUSE 11.x, Mandriva 2009 and other * Added compatibility with Windows XP Mode for Windows 7 * Added support for graphics hardware acceleration OpenGL 2.1 and Shader Model 3.0 * Added support for vSphere 4.0 and ESX * Has a function of virtual printing without the need to add the printer in the virtual system * Extended support of hardware, in particular multi-core systems and large amounts of RAM (up to 32 GB for guest systems) * Implemented functions for data encryption guest machines * Added support for the audio subsystem ALSA * Improved system of virtual disks * Updated folder management mechanism for sharing between systems * Added editor virtual network * Made many other improvements and changes
Key changes in VMware Workstation 7.1 include: • Faster Graphics: Improved performance and better compatibility for both DirectX 9 and OpenGL 3D apps • OVF Tool 2.0: A brand new version of the OVF Tool is included to import and export OVF packaged virtual machines and upload virtual machines to vSphere • Memory Management: New UI to handle increased virtual memory capacity • New Guests: Support for Ubuntu 10.04 and RHEL 5.5 added • Reported Issues: This release candidate addresses many of the issues reported via the beta forums
Operating system: Windows XP, Vista, 7 Language: English Activation: Yes