3rd Party Options for Mac and Tablet Users
We understand you are interested in using our software on a Mac or mobile tablet. While getting the most out or current platform does required downloading our Windows CiiRUS application, however we are looking into multi devise compatibility in the near future. In the mean time we invite you to explore some third party compatibility options that may suit your needs.
Please see below for three services that can aid in running CiiRUS on a Mac or mobile devise.
Microsoft azure is cloud platform with many integrated services such as: computing, data storage, networking with integrated applications that are quick and easy to use. With Microsoft azure you are able to use your Mac and have a windows computer stored remotely on azures online server. This computer has all the features as a windows computer but without having to store the computer on your local PC. Imagine having Windows anywhere. For more information and pricing on Microsoft Azure please see https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/overview/what-is-azure/
Amazon WorkSpaces is a managed desktop computing service in the cloud. Amazon WorkSpaces allows customers to easily provision cloud-based desktops that allow end-users to access the documents, applications and resources they need with the device of their choice, including laptops, iPad, Kindle Fire, Android tablets, and zero clients. With a few clicks in the AWS Management Console, customers can provision a high-quality cloud desktop experience for any number of users at a cost that is highly competitive with traditional desktops and half the cost of most virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solutions. For more information and pricing please see http://aws.amazon.com/workspaces/
Parallels Desktop 10 for Mac lets you seamlessly run Windows and Mac applications side-by-side, without rebooting. Enjoy the latest OS X features in Windows apps. In addition to Windows 8, other OS’s can also be run in Parallels Desktop 10 for Mac, including Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 98, Linux, and Google Chrome OS. Parallels Desktop includes a feature called Coherence Mode, which hides the Windows desktop while displaying Windows applications. Windows still runs in the background, but is hidden from view. Windows applications appear in the Mac Dock, letting you switch between them without using the Windows interface. When no Windows applications are open, Parallels Desktop will pause, thus taking up very little system resources. Parallels Compressor is a feature that automatically compresses and defragments the virtual disk while you work for better performance. For more information and pricing please see http://www.parallels.com/landingpage/pd/general/?utm_nooverride=1
We encourage you to explore these great services and see if they can suit your business and technology needs. It is important to note that CiiRUS does not directly support these third party services, however we will be happy to assist with any CiiRUS related questions or issues.