Compare OpenVZ vs. Oracle VM VirtualBox

OpenVZ is ranked 11th in Server Virtualization Software while Oracle VM VirtualBox is ranked 5th in Server Virtualization Software with 14 reviews. OpenVZ is rated 0, while Oracle VM VirtualBox is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Oracle VM VirtualBox writes "Enables you to easily create virtual environments and it is simple to use with Mac OS ". OpenVZ is most compared with Proxmox VE, Oracle VM VirtualBox and VMware vSphere, whereas Oracle VM VirtualBox is most compared with KVM, Hyper-V and Proxmox VE.
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Everything is free within limitations. Once you go over a certain level of usage you have to license the product.Pricing does not apply for us, we do not have to pay for the service.It is a very cost-effective solution.

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Overview
OpenVZ is a container-based virtualization for Linux. OpenVZ creates multiple secure, isolated Linux containers (otherwise known as VEs or VPSs) on a single physical server enabling better server utilization and ensuring that applications do not conflict. Each container performs and executes exactly like a stand-alone server; a container can be rebooted independently and have root access, users, IP addresses, memory, processes, files, applications, system libraries and configuration files.

Oracle VM Virtualbox is a cross-platform virtualizer for x86 servers and desktops, and is also for embedded usage. With this product, you can run multiple operating systems on a single machine, all at the same time, making it a powerful tool to test, develop, demonstrate and deploy solutions.

Oracle VM Virtualbox is a professional solution that is also freely available as Open Source Software. It is for both enterprise and home use. This x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization software is high performing and rich in features. 

Oracle VM Virtualbox currently runs on Windows, Linux, Solaris and Macintosh. It also supports many guest operating systems, such as Windows, DOX/Windows 3. Linux, OS/2, OpenBSD, Solaris and OpenSolaris.

For more information on Oracle VM VirtualBox, visit Oracle.com

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Atlassian, Funtoo Linux, FastVPS, MontanaLinux, Parallels, Pixar Animation Studios, Travis CI, Yandex, WarGaming.NetAirbus, Colorado State University, SCS Africa, Wolf Medical Systems.
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Financial Services Firm21%
Manufacturing Company11%
Aerospace/Defense Firm11%
Software R&D Company11%
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Software R&D Company29%
Comms Service Provider14%
Media Company12%
Government7%
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