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Oracle VM VirtualBox Questions

Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jan 12 2022

Which is better and why?

Luis ApodacaProxmox = professional environments (any size). VirtualBox = small… more »
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Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Nov 01 2021

Which is better and why?

1 Answer
Eugene Crouch
User at Maccor Inc
Nov 02 2021

Hello peers,

My environment:

  • Servers: Oracle X8-2L with Oracle Linux 8.4.
  • VMs: Windows 10 Professional with 8-GB of memory

Which is the best way to host Windows 10 VMs: KVM or VirtualBox?

1 Answer
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 20 2021

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Oracle VM VirtualBox, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

18 Answers
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 20 2021

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Oracle VM VirtualBox?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

21 Answers
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 27 2021

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

12 Answers
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 20 2021

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Oracle VM VirtualBox.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

21 Answers
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 20 2021

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

19 Answers
Server Virtualization Software Questions
ATANACE BIEN-AIME
User at Visiting Nurse Service of NY
Jan 08 2022
Hi community, I'm working at a healthcare company with 1,001-5,000 employees. Please let me know which virtualization software (Oracle VM, Azure VM, Microsoft Hyper-V, Google Compute Engine, VMware, ...) would you recommend for my organization?  Please let me know why would you choose the sugg...
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StevePhamI am not sure what workloads you're planning to run on the virtualized platform… more »
Chris ChilderhoseAs most have mentioned already, this will depend on various things like… more »
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Syed Abid Hussain
Snr. Infrastructure Architect (Data Centre) at DHA
Nov 29 2021

Hi community,

Can you please share your experience regarding real-time Virtual-to-Virtua (lV2V) replication from primary to secondary storage in any hypervisor platform?

Thanks for your help!

1 Answer
Timothy Dollimore
User
Hi professionals, Has anyone heard about any successful virtualisation of Sun Enterprise 450 (E450) hardware?  We are running a software package on Solaris 2.6 & Oracle 7 DIMM and mirror disk failures are becoming more frequent. So just wondering if there's anything out there? Thanks for y...
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Syed Abid HussainSun is offering server virtualization capabilities across all its hardware… more »
sedstrThe first problem you'll encounter, is that this system is SPARC and runs in… more »
Mir Gulzar AhmedEnterprise 450 is a too old system; either you can buy another one and migrate… more »
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Rony_Sklar
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do these two types of virtualization differ? What are use cases for each?

Bhupesh AroraServer Virtualization means virtualizing physical servers in your data center… more »
José RiosTeam my answer, is a virtual server works like a traditional server, however… more »
5 Answers
Rozaino Sarbini
Senior Manager at NCS Group
Jul 28 2021

I'm looking to understand what are the pros and cons of OVM vs ESXi?

ThomasBeetzOracle OVM is replaced by oracle OLVM. KVM replace XEN. oracle is cheaper than… more »
5 Answers
Rony_Sklar
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 11 2021

Can you explain what an IOMMU is? How does it improve VM performance?

Simeon AnguelovIOMMU stands for Input-Output Memory Management Unit. It connects i/o devices to… more »
Joe ArroyoThe only way IOMMU will help is if you start assigning HW resources directly to… more »
DEEPEN DHULLAIn virtualization, guest operating systems can use hardware that is not… more »
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Syed Zaffar
Cloud Admin at CtrlS Datacenters
Hello, I work as a cloud admin for a mid-sized tech services company. We are currently researching server virtualization tools.  What are the biggest differences between VMware vSphere, Citrix XenServer, Hyper-V, and Proxmox in terms of features and costs?  Are there other solutions you would r...
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Rathin Vaidya1. VMware is the more popular server virtualization software and has been the… more »
Rohit ZanwarWhat kind of workload you are running? There are multiple solutions available… more »
Krishna RandadathI would like to know whether your infrastructure is converged or hyperconverged… more »
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Lead, UNIX and Storage Infrastructure at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees

I need to compare platforms running Linux and AIX in terms of performance and cost as it concerns implementing Finacle banking application. This is for a customer database of about 8 million and database size of about 16TB.

sedstrIBM Power hardware is designed to maximize I/O while still providing flexibility… more »
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