Why Choose VMware Workstation?
Winner of more than 50 industry awards, VMware® Workstation™ is recognized for its broad operating system support, rich user experience, a comprehensive feature set and high performance. Workstation is designed for professionals that rely on virtual machines to get their job done.
Take Your Productivity to the Next Level
Run applications on multiple operating systems including Linux, Windows and more at the same time on the same PC without rebooting.
Evaluate and test new operating systems, applications and patches in an isolated environment.
Demonstrate complex software applications on a single laptop in a repeatable, reliable manner.
Consolidate multiple computers running web servers, database servers, etc. onto a single machine.
Build reference architectures for evaluation before deploying into production.
Simply drag and drop to move your virtual machines from your PC to vSphere, or the cloud.
The Best 3D Graphics
Workstation was the first to support 3D graphics in virtualized environments.
Run 3D applications with support for DirectX 9.0c Shader Model 3 and OpenGL 2.1 3D graphics in Windows and Linux virtual machines.
Easily handles demanding 3D applications like AutoCAD, Solidworks, and many current games.
Optimized graphics driver for Windows XP.
The latest Linux distributions include VMware’s graphics driver and will run 3D desktops and applications out of the box.