IBM PowerVM vs XenServer

IBM PowerVM is ranked 10th in Server Virtualization Software vs XenServer which is ranked 6th in Server Virtualization Software with 1 review. The top reviewer of XenServer writes "Most people know VMWare and Hyper-V. XenServer fits right in the middle". IBM PowerVM is most compared with vSphere, KVM and Hyper-V. XenServer is most compared with Proxmox VE, vSphere and Hyper-V.
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Followers
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Views
30,760
Comparisons
25,840
Reviews
1
Followers
1,025
Avg. Rating
9.0
Top Comparisons
Top Comparisons
Vmware logo
Compared 47% of the time.
Kvm
Compared 24% of the time.
Microsoft 400x400
Compared 7% of the time.
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Proxmox
Compared 33% of the time.
Vmware logo
Compared 24% of the time.
Microsoft 400x400
Compared 15% of the time.
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Also Known AsPowerVM
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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.

Citrix XenServer is an open source virtualization platform that manages server, desktop and cloud virtual infrastructures. XenServer is straightforward and quick to install. Even the most demanding workloads and automated management processes can take just a couple of minutes to virtualize. XenServer lowers IT costs and increases IT agility and flexibility.

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Sample Customers
Sample CustomersSto, Soitec, SNO, Bundesrechenzentrum GmbH, Al Mansour Holding, Baptist Health of Northeast Florida, Huhtamaki, ELK Group, IT-Informatik, Arkansas Tech University, Pneuhage U.S. Army Shared Services Center, SoftLayer, Educational Services of America, Independent Bank, and SK Telecom.
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Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm
38%
Energy/Utilities Company
10%
Manufacturing Company
8%
Construction Company
6%
REVIEWERS
Retailer
10%
Comms Service Provider
10%
Local Government
10%
Cloud Provider
10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider
16%
Financial Services Firm
16%
Transportation Company
7%
University
7%
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Company Size
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
12%
Midsize Enterprise
23%
Large Enterprise
65%
REVIEWERS
Small Business
50%
Midsize Enterprise
33%
Large Enterprise
17%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
28%
Midsize Enterprise
33%
Large Enterprise
40%
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