updated 03:00 pm EST, Fri November 7, 2003
New version of VPC coming
Microsoft is readying the , an update to its recently acquired emulation product that allows users to run multiple operating systems on the same computer simultaneously, according to IDG News Service: "On Monday, the vendor plans to release Virtual PC 2004 to manufacturing, the product's final phase before becoming commercially available... Virtual PC 2004 should be on store shelves before the end of the year, Microsoft has said. Virtual Server is being finalized and is scheduled to ship in the first quarter of next year, a slight delay from the original plan to release the product in the final quarter of 2003."