Oracle VM vs vSphere

Oracle VM is ranked 4th in Server Virtualization Software with 34 reviews vs vSphere which is ranked 1st in Server Virtualization Software with 40 reviews. The top reviewer of Oracle VM writes "The valuable features are the cost and the convenience of the physical machines, meaning that you can have multiple virtual machines that you can use for many other different tools". The top reviewer of vSphere writes "Putting some VMware ESX storage tips together". Oracle VM is most compared with vSphere, Hyper-V and XenServer. vSphere is most compared with VMware Workstation, Proxmox VE and XenServer. See our Oracle VM vs vSphere report.
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RANKING
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23,593
Comparisons
11,085
Reviews
34
Followers
888
Avg. Rating
7.7
Views
96,313
Comparisons
52,029
Reviews
41
Followers
2,196
Avg. Rating
8.7
Top Comparisons
Top Comparisons
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Compared 32% of the time.
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Compared 17% of the time.
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Compared 14% of the time.
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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 AsvSphere 6, vSOM, vCenter Server, VMware ESXi
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Overview

Oracle VM for x86

Oracle VM for x86 is a Xen based server virtualization platform for public and private cloud and traditional on premise deployment. Oracle VM offers full lifecycle and application deployment from disk to cloud.

Designed and optimized for security, efficiency and performance Oracle VM supports major hardware vendors x86 and storage platforms and can run workloads on Linux, Windows and Oracle Solaris. Uniquely for our virtualization platform it offers live patching via Ksplice enhancing security and minimizing service disruption. Oracle VM supports hard partitioning which can significantly reduce software applications licensing costs.

Oracle VM for SPARC

Oracle VM for SPARC is a firmware based virtualization platform for Oracle and Fujitsu SPARC based servers running Solaris. Oracle VM supports hard partitioning which can significantly reduce software applications licensing costs.

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 CustomersAmbulance Victoria, Australian Finance Group (AFG), Avnet Technology Solutions, CERN, cloudKleyer, Danish Tax Authority (SKAT), Data Intensity, Dubai World, Engineers Australia, Enkitec, Groupe FLO, Guerra S.A. Implemento, s Rodovišrios, Interactive One, IT Convergence, Jesta Digital, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, KT, Kyoto Prefecture, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory / National Ignition Facility, Multinet Pakistan, National Australia Bank (NAB), Navis LLC, Overhead Door, Overstock.com, Paragon Data, Parks Victoria, Pella, Sunway Shared Services, St. Louis Metro, Terminales Ro de la Plata S.A., University of Massachusetts, Versace,Abu Dhabi Ports Company, ACS, AIA New Zealand, Consona, Corporate Express, CS Energy, and Digiweb.
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Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm
22%
Local Government
11%
Consumer Goods
11%
Cloud Provider
6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm
12%
Comms Service Provider
11%
University
10%
Government
7%
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
REVIEWERS
Small Business
18%
Midsize Enterprise
33%
Large Enterprise
49%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
16%
Midsize Enterprise
27%
Large Enterprise
57%
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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