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Understand virtual machines

Understand virtual machines: Learning VMware Workstation Pro 12
Understand virtual machines: Learning VMware Workstation Pro 12

A virtual machine is a complete computer, called a guest, that works within another computer, called the host. A virtual machine uses software to emulate the hardware of a computer and taps into the hardware of the host to create a new computer environment. In that virtual computer, you can install another operating system that is completely isolated from the host.

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