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Pros
It offers enough support so that you don't need to have the need to get another device.

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For the entire data center, as a private cloud, I believe that user management, expert management, and the virtual data center is completely magic for the users.

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Cons
The solution is just too expensive, so maybe the pricing could be better.

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They should add more features like object storage.

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VRA is very expensive but OpenNebula is free.

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Ranking
17th
out of 74 in Cloud Management
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125
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9.0
14th
out of 74 in Cloud Management
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1,964
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1,530
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1
Average Words per Review
511
Avg. Rating
8.0
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Overview

Piston Enterprise OS (pentOS) is an enterprise grade cloud operating system meeting the security and governance needs of enterprises wanting to use OpenStack for their infrastructure services. pentOS is an OpenStack distro that builds on top of the OpenStack codebase adding some proprietary features to meet the security and governance needs of the enterprise customers.

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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Kuwait Petroleum Italia, Ministry of Foreign AffairsAkamai, BBC, Fermilab, Terradue, Surf Sara, Produban, Netways, ESA, China Mobile, BlackBerry, Deloitte, Fuze, Telefonica, Trivago
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Cisco Piston Enterprise OS is ranked 17th in Cloud Management with 1 review while OpenNebula is ranked 14th in Cloud Management with 1 review. Cisco Piston Enterprise OS is rated 9.0, while OpenNebula is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Cisco Piston Enterprise OS writes "A simple interface and helpful support for a solution that grows with us". On the other hand, the top reviewer of OpenNebula writes "User management, expert management, and the virtual data center are magic for the users". Cisco Piston Enterprise OS is most compared with , whereas OpenNebula is most compared with CloudStack, VMware vRealize Automation (vRA), Nutanix Calm, Cloudify and vCloud Director.

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