Proxmox VE Competitors and Alternatives

The top Proxmox VE competitors are
  • XenServer
  • vSphere
  • Hyper-V
  • KVM
  • RHEV
  • Oracle VM VirtualBox
  • OpenVZ
  • Nutanix Acropolis
Read reviews of Proxmox VE competitors and alternatives
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VMware
it_user383799
Real User
VI Specialist at a comms service provider with 1,001-5,000 employees
Mar 27 2017

What do you think of vSphere?

Valuable Features: I value the support for this application. • Improvements to My Organization: If you compare the trend of each version, you can see that the practical features add to this product's value. • Room for Improvement: It would be very useful if they would configure the built-in backup application on this product. • Use of Solution: I have used it for more than five years. • Stability Issues: There were some stability issues. If you assign a non-dedicated resource to this product, you can see the issue in storage. • Scalability Issues: There were no scalability issues as such. However, it depends on the license that you buy. • Customer Service and Technical Support: Technical support was at a high level. • Initial Setup: If you have a...
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Oracle
ErikBenner
Real User
User at Mythics Inc
Dec 17 2017

What is most valuable?

Oracle VM is a great free product from Oracle. I love that, when I can say "free from Oracle." It’s a full feature hypervisor. It competes well with other hypervisors in the market. However, it’s free. You don’t pay anything to use it. You... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The big benefits to Oracle VM that I see in users that I work with are, first of all, performance. You don’t have what I call the "virtualization tax" like you do on other hypervisors. The CPU that you buy actually becomes more and more... more»

What needs improvement?

One is the hypervisor. Right now, it’s all using Xen. What would be really helpful is to have some choice, and the underlying hypervisor technology use KVM which is very popular with certain workloads. There are also some features around it,... more»
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KVM
reviewer849252
User
System Architect with 11-50 employees
Apr 24 2018

What is most valuable?

Our infrastructure is based on KVM and Linux Containers and KVM hypervisor for about the last year. Management and backup is a lot easier with with Ubuntu and KVM, especially... more»

How has it helped my organization?

In the Linux world, KVM is a very reliable solution which can be used for x86 architecture virtualization with reasonable overhead. Reliable and extensible have a tight integration... more»

What needs improvement?

The support of virtualization in the recent generation of x86 processor is almost a must have, so the only negative aspect of needing hardware support is a fully functional KVM can... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

It is free and can be run from your laptop, if needed, unlike VMware.

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