MacVoices #1388: Neil Ticktin on Virtualization Benchmarks, Microsoft Office Certification and MacTech BootCamp II

Neil Ticktin of MacTech provides a briefing on the results of their most recent virtualization study and how the popular choices Parallels Desktop 8  and VMware Fusion 5 stack up against each other, as well as other options like  CrossOver. Neil also talks about the upcoming  MacTech BootCamp II  event, and the new  Microsoft Office for Mac accreditation  that can benefit serious users as well as consultants.

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Neil Ticktin  is Editor-in-Chief and Publisher of  MacTech Magazine, the journal of Apple technology — a role he’s held since 1992. Neil is also CEO of the MacTech’s parent company,  Xplain Corporation, which includes,,, MacTech has not only been publishing in print since 1984, and on the web since 1994. In addition, MacTech’s holds live events across the country throughout the year, including  MacTech Boot Camp, and  MacTech InDepth, as well as it’s flagship  MacTech Conference.