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"The price varies from case to case and you have to negotiate it for every project.""The licensing is normally bundled with the hardware. It's the sort of product that usually comes bundled with the hardware. You cannot procure IBM PowerVM separately without the Power machine."

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Top Answer: It's scalable. Whenever we buy another product other than hardware, it's easily integrated into the virtualization software that we download.
Top Answer: I don't know what the licensing costs are. It's not part of my department.
Top Answer: Currently, it's working fine. It's not really lacking too much in the way of features. If it could actually virtualize the entire platform it might be better. If you're having more than one… more »
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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.
Parallels Virtuozzo Containers creates isolated containers on a single physical server and OS instance.
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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, Pneuhage, Triple C, ServerNest, Vastspace, Conetix
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Computer Software Company31%
Comms Service Provider24%
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IBM PowerVM is ranked 10th in Server Virtualization Software with 8 reviews while Odin Virtuozzo Containers is ranked 12th in Server Virtualization Software. IBM PowerVM is rated 8.6, while Odin Virtuozzo Containers is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of IBM PowerVM writes "One of the most stable and versatile Virtualization Platform for Tier1 Workloads". On the other hand, IBM PowerVM is most compared with VMware vSphere, KVM, Hyper-V, Proxmox VE and Oracle VM VirtualBox, whereas Odin Virtuozzo Containers is most compared with KVM, Hyper-V, Proxmox VE, VMware vSphere and Nutanix AHV.

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