Got a Mac? Need to run Windows? You can always use Bootcamp… But how about Linux? That’s a bigger challenge. However with virtualization you can install either and run them along side OS/X. Currently there are 3 virtualization tools:
Low End Mac has a couple of articles that show all three. They’re worth a read:
- VMWare Fusion a Good Alternative for Fusing Windows with OS X
This article breaks down, compares and contrasts VMWare Fusion and Parallels and also talks about VirtualBox.
- VirtualBox: A Free, Open Source Way to run Windows and Linux on Your Intel Mac
This includes a step-by-step demo of installing Ubuntu Linux using VirtualBox.