Run Windows 10 in Ubuntu with VirtualBox

Earlier, we blogged about using VirtualBox to install a Windows XP virtual machine (VM), running within the Ubuntu operating system (OS). An upcoming update to VirtualBox will let you install Windows 10 as a VM, and use it in exactly the same way:

This is a fantastic way to support Windows business applications with all the advantages of Ubuntu: massively lower costs, better security, improved ease-of-use—and an all-round superior product. Businesses can use this method to address any lingering Windows-specific use cases that would otherwise prevent switching to Ubuntu as a replacement OS. For more information on how this works, check out our original blog entry—and as always, drop us a line for more information or help.