Macworld Awards 2011 – Best Consumer Software Parallels Desktop Switch to Mac - This great product allows new Mac users to painlessly switch their computing life over from their dear old friend, PC, to their new best friend, Mac.
Good Housekeeping – Best Products Parallels Eases the Pain of Switching to a Mac or Upgrading Your PC with Parallels Desktop 6 for Mac, Parallels Desktop 6 Switch to Mac and Parallels Desktop for Upgrading to Windows 7.
PC Advisor – Expert Rating Award 5/5 Stars Run Windows applications alongside your Mac applications more efficiently than ever. There's now a Parallels app that enables you to run your Windows virtual machines on an Apple iPad or iPhone… it's remarkable to see Windows running on the screen of an iPad.
PC Pro – PC Pro Recommended Award Parallels Desktop 6 brings a few new features that VMware can't match. The big one is a mobile application for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad, allowing you to connect to virtual machines over the internet. We tested it on an iPad, and had no problem accessing our Windows installation through a firewall…
CNET Networks UK Business Technology Awards 2008 Parallels Virtuozzo Containers wins the Server or Storage Product of the Year category for its continuous virtualization innovation, particularly in "performance, manageability and usability".
Parallels Recognized by IDC Named as one of the largest virtualization companies by revenue in August 2008 report "Worldwide Virtual Machine Software 2007 Vendor Shares".
Hot Product Pocket Lint, leading independent tech journal, gives Desktop for Mac 3.0 a 9/10 rating and names it a "Hot Product" for 2007.
Newcomer of the Year Parallels wins Digital River's 2006 Internet Commerce Excellence Award for "Newcomer of the Year". The award is presented annually to the new technology company that made the biggest impact on the technology market.
Emerging Tech Dynamo and Emerging Vendor CRN names Parallels one of 2007's "Emerging Tech Dynamos", and also names it in the top "50 Emerging Vendors You Should Know".