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"The most valuable feature is the cost; it is a free product."
"To subscribe to the paid version with support, it is approximately $6,000 per year."
"There are free and paid versions. The free version is limited in features but not by time limit. The paid version has more features."
"The licensing is straight forward based on usage and features."
"While it is free for small networks, the pricing is high if your network grows past a certain size."
"We migrated from VMware to XenCenter to cut costs."
"This solution is open source, it's free."
"Citrix is a good low-cost alternative to VMware, so if budgeting is an issue then I would recommend it."
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Citrix Hypervisor is a leading virtualization management platform optimized for application, desktop and server virtualization infrastructures. Consolidation and containment of workloads on Citrix Hypervisor enables organizations of any vertical or size to transform their business IT compute infrastructures.
|VMware Workstation transforms the way technical professionals develop, test, demonstrate and deploy software by running multiple x86-based operating systems simultaneously on the same PC. Built on 15 years of virtualization excellence and winner of more than 50 industry awards, VMware Workstation takes desktop virtualization to the next level by giving users an unmatched operating system support, rich user experience and incredible performance.|
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|U.S. Army Shared Services Center, SoftLayer, Educational Services of America, Independent Bank, and SK Telecom.||Akademiska Hus|
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Citrix Hypervisor is ranked 6th in Server Virtualization Software with 18 reviews while VMware Workstation is ranked 4th in Virtual Desktop. Citrix Hypervisor is rated 8.2, while VMware Workstation is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Citrix Hypervisor writes "The ability to move a VM while it is still running and continue doing maintenance work is a big advantage". On the other hand, Citrix Hypervisor is most compared with Proxmox VE, Hyper-V, KVM, VMware vSphere and RHEV, whereas VMware Workstation is most compared with VMware vSphere, Hyper-V, VMware Horizon View, KVM and VMware Horizon 7.
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