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    KVM scales better, orchestration better, performs better and supports a wider range of hardware and, also, you can implement at ZERO cost and with a very powerful web interface for management, from… more »
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    Small support team, small cluster, low core count, use VMware products Large support team, large clusters with many cores, use KVM. KVM scales better, orchestration better, performs better and… more »
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    Far from being an expert, my opinion is that the positive sides of KVM are: Lower costs and open-source which gives the abilities to customize it according to the specific needs of each customer.
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    Virtuozzo Containers
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    KVM (for Kernel-based Virtual Machine) is a full virtualization solution for Linux on x86 hardware containing virtualization extensions (Intel VT or AMD-V). It consists of a loadable kernel module, kvm.ko, that provides the core virtualization infrastructure and a processor specific module, kvm-intel.ko or kvm-amd.ko.
    Parallels Virtuozzo Containers creates isolated containers on a single physical server and OS instance.
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    Sample Customers
    MediaWiki, Wikimedia Foundation, Wikipedia, Wikivoyage, Wikidata, Wikiversity, Commons
    OzHosting.com, Triple C, ServerNest, Vastspace, Conetix
    Top Industries
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    Energy/Utilities Company22%
    Aerospace/Defense Firm22%
    Computer Software Company22%
    Financial Services Firm11%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider40%
    Computer Software Company20%
    Government6%
    Manufacturing Company4%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Comms Service Provider38%
    Computer Software Company28%
    Media Company9%
    Retailer5%
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    Small Business56%
    Midsize Enterprise12%
    Large Enterprise32%
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    KVM is ranked 4th in Server Virtualization Software with 9 reviews while Odin Virtuozzo Containers is ranked 12th in Server Virtualization Software. KVM is rated 7.4, while Odin Virtuozzo Containers is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of KVM writes "Stable, easy to set up, and very easy to use". On the other hand, KVM is most compared with Oracle VM VirtualBox, Proxmox VE, Hyper-V, VMware vSphere and OpenVZ, whereas Odin Virtuozzo Containers is most compared with Hyper-V, Proxmox VE, VMware vSphere, Oracle VM and Nutanix AHV.

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