Vol 127 Issue 1 2008-09-01 Article 20545 from section "News"

Sun xVM VirtualBox Surpasses 6.5 Million Downloads Worldwide and 15,000 Downloads a Day

Sun announced Sun xVM VirtualBox 2.0, a high performance, free and
open source desktop virtualization software, and Sun xVM VirtualBox
Software Enterprise Subscription, a new offering for 24/7 premium
support for enterprise users. Enterprises will be able to fully reap
the benefits of the xVM VirtualBox platform and deploy it across
their organizations with guaranteed technical support from Sun. xVM
VirtualBox software is the first major open source hypervisor to
support the most popular host operating systems (OS), including Mac
OS X, Linux, Windows, Solaris and OpenSolaris.

Sun's xVM VirtualBox software has received awards and positive
reviews from top industry experts. Most recently, the software won
InfoWorld's 2008 Bossies (Best of Open Source Software) Awards in the
"Best of open source platforms and middleware: Desktop
virtualization" category. xVM VirtualBox software was chosen for its
OS support and seamless Windows support.

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