Virtualbox are increasingly becoming popular with most IT professionals all over the world. Virtualbox makes it possible to run other operation in one machine as a guest OS. With virtual box, one can have several operating systems using the resources of one computer. Virtualbox has proven to be very useful for people running tests on their local machine. Using a virtual box, one can study the behaviour of malware tools and viruses on a windows computer. In addition, one can use a virtual box for software testing since it can accommodate more than one operating system.
Virtualbox can be viewed as a prototype of the virtualization concept in cloud computing. In cloud computing, virtual servers which have shared resources are used for computing. There are numerous benefits of using Virtualbox for personal computing. To start with one can save snapshots that are essential for restore in case of a disaster. In addition, Virtualbox minimizes hardware costs and are flexible in resource allocation. With virtual box, one can run more than one Oss on the same physical machine.