Parallels is a worldwide leader in hosting and cloud service enablement and desktop virtualization. Founded in 1999, Parallels is a fast-growing company with more than 900+ employees in North America, Europe, and Asia.
Parallels makes it easier for service providers to grow and Profit from the Cloud(TM) with service delivery software, expertise, and its partner ecosystem. More than 9,000 service providers rely on Parallels to profitably deliver thousands of applications and cloud services to more than 10 million small and medium businesses (SMBs) in 125 countries.
The company’s flagship hosting and cloud services integration mechanism – Application Packaging Standard (APS) – is a free and open industry standard that creates a simple and fast way for hosting and cloud services providers to offer new services, including aggregated services provided by third parties. The APS ecosystem includes hundreds of independent software vendors (ISVs), who rely on Parallels service provider partners to reach millions of SMBs.
Parallels desktop virtualization software makes it possible and simple for consumers and businesses of all sizes to run and use applications they need on a variety of platforms including Mac, PC, and mobile devices.
Parallels created the first desktop virtualization software for Intel-based Macs and today, more than three million people worldwide have chosen this award-winning Parallels Desktop for Mac, making it the No. 1-selling solution that empowers businesses, enterprises, and consumers to run Windows and Mac applications at the same time.