Virtual PC vs. Virtual Server whitepaper now available for download

This whitepaper is now available on at Thanks to those of you who gave me comments on the draft.

Abstract: Microsoft® Virtual PC 2004 is a virtual machine solution for desktop operating systems. Microsoft Virtual Server 2005, on the other hand, is a solution for server operating systems. Although Virtual PC and Virtual Server share many features in common, they are designed for different purposes. As a result, some of their features are also quite different. This white paper explains the differences between Virtual PC and Virtual Server and discusses the scenarios in which it is appropriate to use one or the other.

Comments (1)

  1. Anonymous says:

    Now this is worth a read having just found about it internally. Megans whitepaper which I blogged about…

Skip to main content