From the end user perspective, Krishnamurti says, all users do is press an icon on their phone to switch from a personal device to the corporate device. "They're not even going to know that there's virtualization involved."
The dual persona capability is immediately available today on Android-based LG Intuition and Motorola RAZR M smartphones on Verizon, and Krishnamurti expects more VMware-ready smartphones to be available soon.
He wouldn't confirm that VMware is in talks with other U.S. carriers, saying only, "We understand that we need to be available of a broad set of devices across multiple carriers."
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