"If you're a Linux user who's just been issued an Apple
computer, you might want to look into a virtualization solution for
Mac OS X. VMware's Fusion, which was officially released from beta
at the beginning of the month, works well for running Linux (or
other x86/AMD64 OSes) on the Mac desktop, and provides a great
solution for multi-OS users who need simultaneous access to all
their operating systems on the same machine.
"Unlike the multi-step process for installing VMware products on
Linux, the Mac installer is a simple package file that walks
through the process quickly and painlessly..."