Many people new to the OS X Server platform find out the hard way that Apple’s Time Machine is really no good for backups, especially where databases and web services are involved.
We posted some time ago about how to get the Lion Developer release running in a VMWare Virtual Machine. There was a lot of interest in that article, and also in the news that Apple would be allowing Lion to be run as a VM.
Fusion 4 was just recently released and it now officially supports running Lion in a VM. In this article we will take a look at the setup involved in getting a Lion VM running.