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"Hybrid cloud platform for VM and app deployment and management, with very good stability. It's customizable, easy to set up, and can be deployed within half an hour."

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"The ability to use it almost like a public cloud for an organization is a big asset, as it will create a value proposition and can control costs in a great way.""OpenNebula is lightweight, stable, and easy to customize."

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"The scheduling feature of CloudBolt needs improvement because sometimes, it doesn't work."

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"They have been saying for the past two and a half years that they would develop a feature to hot-add RAM and CPU, but it does not work.""Most of the competitors are offering some sort of billing software to transform their installation to work as a small-sized public cloud, but those offerings from OpenNebula are still missing."

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  • "We use the Community Edition, rather than the Enterprise Edition."
  • "OpenNebuoa has recently come up with a new subscription model that is economical and a lot of new customers are choosing this as it is an easy subscription model."
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    Top Answer:Hybrid cloud platform for VM and app deployment and management, with very good stability. It's customizable, easy to set up, and can be deployed within half an hour.
    Top Answer:I'm not aware of the billing part, but I think it was an all-in cost, with no additional costs apart from the standard licensing fees.
    Top Answer:I had an issue with the scheduling feature of CloudBolt, but I'm not sure if that's been fixed in the new version. For example: I scheduled a job for powering on and powering off the VM, but there… more »
    Top Answer:The ability to use it almost like a public cloud for an organization is a big asset, as it will create a value proposition and can control costs in a great way.
    Top Answer:OpenNebuoa has recently come up with a new subscription model that is economical and a lot of new customers are choosing this as it is an easy subscription model.
    Top Answer:With a detailed billing module, this can be used as a complete public cloud implementation, and we are waiting to see that module from OpenNebula. Most of the competitors are offering some sort of… more »
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    Overview

    CloudBolt supports a variety of cloud technologies, from on-premises virtualization and private cloud to a wide range public and hybrid cloud configurations.

    No need to rip-and-replace. CloudBolt provides easy import, syncing, and management of legacy deployments even as it helps you build out new cloud environments.

    CloudBolt lets administrators create and maintain configuration standards while developing a reusable library of service and application templates.


    OpenNebula provides the most simple but feature-rich and flexible solution for the comprehensive management of virtualized data centers to enable private, public and hybrid IaaS clouds. OpenNebula interoperability makes cloud an evolution by leveraging existing IT assets, protecting your investments, and avoiding vendor lock-in.

    OpenNebula is a turnkey enterprise-ready solution that includes all the features needed to provide an on-premises (private) cloud offering, and to offer public cloud services.

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    Sample Customers
    WM, CyWest, Panic, Camden, University of Maryland, Xerox, Neustar, Medidata, Continu, Aruba Networks, Neuberger Berman, Peak6, EverBank, Ascensus, Hosting Edge
    Akamai, BBC, Fermilab, Terradue, Surf Sara, Produban, Netways, ESA, China Mobile, BlackBerry, Deloitte, Fuze, Telefonica, Trivago
    Top Industries
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    Computer Software Company37%
    Comms Service Provider11%
    Financial Services Firm7%
    Energy/Utilities Company4%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider31%
    Computer Software Company23%
    Educational Organization7%
    Government5%
    Company Size
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business13%
    Midsize Enterprise12%
    Large Enterprise76%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business30%
    Midsize Enterprise18%
    Large Enterprise52%
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    CloudBolt is ranked 13th in Cloud Management with 1 review while OpenNebula is ranked 11th in Cloud Management with 2 reviews. CloudBolt is rated 8.0, while OpenNebula is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of CloudBolt writes "Customizable hybrid cloud management solution with good stability, easy setup, and quick deployment". On the other hand, the top reviewer of OpenNebula writes "Lightweight, stable, and well-suited for end-users". CloudBolt is most compared with Morpheus, VMware vRealize Automation (vRA), VMware vRealize Operations (vROps), CloudHealth and IBM Turbonomic, whereas OpenNebula is most compared with CloudStack, VMware vRealize Automation (vRA), Nutanix Cloud Manager Self-Service, vCloud Director and Morpheus.

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