The Best Application for Running Windows category nominees are listed below in random order. This category covers any app that allows you to run Windows, or for that matter any OS, on a Mac.
The Best Application for Running Windows Ballot
- VMware Fusion allows you to run a wide selection of non-native OSes on a Mac, including Windows and Unix. Fusion is a virtualization application, which means you can run OS X and another OS concurrently and easily switch between them, without having to suspend or stop the other OS.
VMware Fusion web site
- Parallels was the very first virtualization application for Intel Macs that allowed concurrent use of Windows and other OSes with the Mac OS.
Parallels web site
- Oracle VirtualBox is an open source virtualization app originally developed by Sun and now managed by Oracle. VirtualBox supports a wide range of guest OSes and has a very nice price tag; it's free.
Oracle VirtualBox web site