IBM PowerVM vs vSphere

IBM PowerVM is ranked 10th in Server Virtualization Software with 0 reviews vs vSphere which is ranked 1st in Server Virtualization Software with 32 reviews. The top reviewer of vSphere writes "Putting some VMware ESX storage tips together". IBM PowerVM is most compared with vSphere, KVM and Hyper-V. vSphere is most compared with VMware Workstation, Proxmox VE and XenServer.
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5,575
Comparisons
3,853
Reviews
0
Followers
420
Avg. Rating
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Views
96,313
Comparisons
52,029
Reviews
41
Followers
2,196
Avg. Rating
8.7
Top Comparisons
Top Comparisons
Vmware logo
Compared 32% of the time.
Kvm
Compared 21% of the time.
Microsoft 400x400
Compared 8% of the time.
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Vmware logo
Compared 16% of the time.
Proxmox
Compared 13% of the time.
Jploafgc 400x400
Compared 12% of the time.
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Also Known As
Also Known AsPowerVMvSphere 6, vSOM, vCenter Server, VMware ESXi
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OverviewQuestionmark icon
OverviewPower 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.

VMware vSphere is the leading server virtualization platform with consistent management for virtual data centers.

Deliver business value from day one with powerful server virtualization, breakthrough availability, safe automated management and intelligent operational insight that adapts to your environment. Automate workload placement and resource optimization based on preset customizable templates.

Sample Customers
Sample CustomersSto, Soitec, SNO, Bundesrechenzentrum GmbH, Al Mansour Holding, Baptist Health of Northeast Florida, Huhtamaki, ELK Group, IT-Informatik, Arkansas Tech University, PneuhageAbu Dhabi Ports Company, ACS, AIA New Zealand, Consona, Corporate Express, CS Energy, and Digiweb.
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Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm
38%
Energy/Utilities Company
10%
Manufacturing Company
8%
Construction Company
6%
REVIEWERS
University
10%
Financial Services Firm
9%
Retailer
8%
Manufacturing Company
8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider
10%
Financial Services Firm
10%
Government
7%
University
6%
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Company Size
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
12%
Midsize Enterprise
23%
Large Enterprise
65%
REVIEWERS
Small Business
25%
Midsize Enterprise
32%
Large Enterprise
44%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
22%
Midsize Enterprise
34%
Large Enterprise
44%
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