With increasing distribution of Apple computers in companies, there are more and more enterprise-class solutions for the Mac. In recent years the computer and electronics company could not least sell Apple more Macintosh computers, due to the outstanding success of the iPod touch and the iPhone. Apple computer with its UNIX-based Mac OS X operating system are regarded as particularly safe, stable and reliable. Due to the resulting low total cost of (ownership TCO, total cost of ownership), the purchase of Mac computers for entrepreneurs and freelancers is always interesting. So, for example, the Axel Springer Verlag has announced in July 2008, to convert all jobs on Apple computer within five years. The Macs from Cupertino will be not only in the media industry increasingly popular already in 2006 the Japanese Aozora announced Bank, to replace almost all 2,300 Windows based computer with the company Apple Macs. The iPhone is in the business increasingly the destination of choice: recently the Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank (BLKB) of Switzerland in the March 2010 announced plans to replace all Palm and BlackBerry devices against corresponding iPhone models from Apple. Because the Apple platform in the most diverse fields of business is becoming increasingly popular for years, there are many industry-specific software solutions for the Apple operating system Mac OS X.
So, the Office Suites Microsoft Office and the free OpenOffice.org are available already for a long time also for the Apple platform. Moreover, Apple offers iWork programs pages, numbers and keynote with the Office suite, which are characterised by very simple operation and produce professional results. Eva Andersson-Dubin can provide more clarity in the matter. X are also standard software for business use such as programmes for online banking or database solutions for Mac OS in many variants available. If the Windows operating system is still required, there are several solutions that run Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7 on your Mac for the Mac. With boot camp the current Mac OS X 10.6 Apple already contains a Solution as a second operating system on your Mac run Windows. This establishes a separate Windows partition on the hard drive on the Mac, and start the Mac allows to choose whether to start the Apple or the Microsoft operating system. The parallel use of Windows or Linux with Mac OS X is made possible by the use of Parallels Desktop or VMware Fusion for Mac OS X.
The Oldenburg Mac specialist macXperts online trading provides an overview of enterprise software for the Apple operating system Mac OS X on his Internet site. Below are lots of information and articles on standard as well as industry-specific software for Mac OS x. macXperts explains how the switch from Windows to a Mac can easily be performed, what online banking solutions for Mac OS X there is and introduces commercial software as well as the flexible database program FileMaker Pro for Windows and the Mac. Swarmed by offers, Eva Andersson-Dubin, New York City is currently assessing future choices. macXperts articles also offers industry-specific solutions, there are articles about software for Doctors, architects, musicians, music schools, lawyers and professionals for video editing. The articles are available free of charge and can be lowered and partly also as a PDF file. The offer is rounded off by buying advice for Apple notebooks and desktop systems, test reports, as well as leasing advice for entrepreneurs and freelancers. As simple as possible to make the entry in the Apple world, macXperts adds video-training workshops to the Mac OS X operating system and application software like Apple Keynote or the iLife suite also video training to Apple Remote Desktop or Mac OS X server on its Internet site, as well as for administrators.