Compare RHEV vs. XenServer

RHEV is ranked 9th in Server Virtualization Software while XenServer is ranked 8th in Server Virtualization Software with 11 reviews. RHEV is rated 0, while XenServer is rated 8.2. On the other hand, the top reviewer of XenServer writes "The ability to move a VM while it is still running and continue doing maintenance work is a big advantage". RHEV is most compared with Proxmox VE, KVM and VMware vSphere, whereas XenServer is most compared with Proxmox VE, KVM and Hyper-V.
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The licensing is straight forward based on usage and features.There are free and paid versions. The free version is limited in features but not by time limit. The paid version has more features.The most valuable feature is the cost; it is a free product.To subscribe to the paid version with support, it is approximately $6,000 per year.The pricing and licensing is so important. Customers do consider the price seriously.

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Also Known As
Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
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Overview

Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, or RHEV, is a leading open standard enterprise virtualization management solution. This solution supports virtualization of servers and desktops using the same infrastructure and a single easy-to-use interface.

Because RHEV is based on open standards, it is vendor-independent and a lot more cost effective and flexible than proprietary solutions.


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
Qualcomm and Bonham's Auction House. U.S. Army Shared Services Center, SoftLayer, Educational Services of America, Independent Bank, and SK Telecom.
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company27%
Comms Service Provider24%
Manufacturing Company11%
Retailer6%
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Non Tech Company11%
Healthcare Company11%
Energy/Utilities Company11%
University11%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company18%
Comms Service Provider17%
Financial Services Firm11%
Government9%
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