Compare IBM PowerVM vs. Nutanix AHV

IBM PowerVM is ranked 11th in Server Virtualization Software with 2 reviews while Nutanix AHV is ranked 10th in Server Virtualization Software with 5 reviews. IBM PowerVM is rated 9.0, while Nutanix AHV is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of IBM PowerVM writes "A versatile, secure, and flexible solution for our virtualization". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Nutanix AHV writes "User-friendly interface and no licensing fees, but technical support needs to be improved". IBM PowerVM is most compared with VMware vSphere, KVM and Proxmox VE, whereas Nutanix AHV is most compared with . See our IBM PowerVM vs. Nutanix AHV report.
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Pros
The feature that I like most is the versatility.What I like about this solution, is that it is easy to configure.

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In terms of features, Acropolis is a good virtualization manager and that it is on-premise. I use almost every technology they provide.The most valuable aspect of this solution is that you don't need to pay for it, it's free, as opposed to paying for a VMware license.The most valuable feature of this solution is simplicity.Nutanix is good for new implementations on the VM side. It's very good for disaster recovery and final storage.The interface is very good, and quite user-friendly.

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Any improvements that can be made in the interface will go a long way to helping us work better.The program has very limited solutions for the virtualization of containers

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Lacks integration with the cloud or other solutions.They need to work on the deployment of virtual machines. They need to streamline the process of templates and deploying virtual machines.This solution would benefit from the inclusion of an option for visualization of shared media in a graphical fashion.The solution should work to improve its stability.The technical support for this solution needs to be improved in terms of response time.

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The most valuable feature of this solution is that there is no licensing fee.

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9.0
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Overview
Power is server virtualization without limits. Businesses are turning to PowerVM server virtualization to consolidate multiple workloads onto fewer systems, increasing server utilization and reducing cost. PowerVM provides a secure and scalable server virtualization environment for AIX, IBM i and Linux applications built upon the advanced RAS features and leading performance of the Power Systems platform.

Nutanix makes infrastructure invisible, elevating IT to focus on the applications and services that power their business. The Nutanix enterprise cloud platform leverages web-scale engineering and consumer-grade design to natively converge compute, virtualization and storage into a resilient, software-defined solution with rich machine intelligence. The result is predictable performance, cloud-like infrastructure consumption, robust security, and seamless application mobility for a broad range of enterprise applications.

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Sto, Soitec, SNO, Bundesrechenzentrum GmbH, Al Mansour Holding, Baptist Health of Northeast Florida, Huhtamaki, ELK Group, IT-Informatik, Arkansas Tech University, PneuhageJetBlue, International Speedway Corporation, SAIC Volkswagen
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