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Canonical Distributes Parallels via Desktop Update

Feb 07, 2008, 15:15 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matthew Broersma)

"Canonical, the commercial sponsor of the popular Ubuntu Linux distribution, will on Thursday begin making commercial applications available to Ubuntu users directly through the desktop, in a step designed to simplify software installation.

"The company is making Parallels Workstation for Linux available to users via the operating system's built-in software update tool, using a feature called the Ubuntu Partner Repository. Parallels Workstation allows users to run Windows and Linux simultaneously on a single system..."

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