What mobile virtualization means to you

Golden, Bernard
December 2008
NetworkWorld Asia;Dec2008, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p4
Academic Journal
The article reports on the virtualization initiatives carried out by VMware Corp. and Citrix Systems Inc. in the U.S. VMware has purchased virtualization software provider Trango Systems Inc., and plans to develop bare-metal hypervisor for ARM-powered devices. On the other hand, Citrix announces that it will extend a Windows desktop on iPhone.


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