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Did you know that you can run Linux and hundreds of other operating systems on your PC or Mac without needing extra hardware?
VMware Workstation* is a desktop virtualization program that you install on your Windows PC. You can then run Linux and Windows at the same time, switching between them without rebooting.
The same thing is possible on a Mac with VMware Fusion*.
The benefit of this is you can create labs for training or staging environments to test your apps without needing extra hardware.
How to Create a Virtual Linux Lab
The following tutorials show you how to create various Linux virtual machines on a Mac with VMware Fusion* or on a PC with VMware Workstation*.
Run Linux on Mac with VMware Fusion
- Run Red Hat Enterprise Linux on an Apple Mac
- Run CentOS Linux 8 on an Apple Mac
- Run Fedora 32 Workstation on an Apple Mac
- Run Ubuntu Linux on an Apple Mac
Run Linux on a Windows PC with VMware Workstation