It is essentials now-a-days for everyone; many of us need to run multiple operating systems. Microsoft officials announced to bring virtualization technology on Windows 8 (Windows “client” OS) aka Hyper-V on B8 weblog.
Hyper-V has been part of last 2 releases of Windows Server (Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2). To use Hyper-V, you will need a 64-bit version of Windows 8, and at least 4GB of RAM. Hyper-V does support creation of both 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems in the VMs.
Here’s a quick run-through of how the Hyper-V works in Windows 8.