What is Parallels?
It is an application and desktop virtualization software vendor that offers management and delivery platforms for Apple macOS and Microsoft Windows desktop deployments.
Parallels is a tool in the Virtualization Platform category of a tech stack.
Who uses Parallels?
8 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Parallels.
Docker, Vagrant, Packer, Kali Linux, and Qemu are some of the popular tools that integrate with Parallels. Here's a list of all 7 tools that integrate with Parallels.
Pros of Parallels
Lightens your wallet
- Secure connection
- Universal file manager
- Connection to Mac or PC
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