VirtualBox vs Xen : Which is Better?

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VirtualBox

VirtulaBox is an open source software to run virtual systems on top of a physical system. Virtual systems are normally used for providing separate environment for each client sharing a single physical system. Developed by Oracle

License: Open Source

Categories: Network & Admin

Apps available for Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD Solaris

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Xen

Xen Project is a hypervisor using a microkernel design, providing services that allow multiple computer operating systems to execute on the same computer hardware concurrently. Developed by Citrix

License: Open Source

Categories: Network & Admin

Apps available for Linux

VirtualBox VS Xen Feature comparision

Feature VirtualBox Xen
Multiple languages
Open VMDK files
Virtualization
Zalando integration
Support for Android Things
Bundled with macOS
Operating system
Portable
Scriptable
Emulation
Extensible by Plugins/Extensions
Linux-based
GNU/linux-libre
Run Windows software
Live migration
Clustering
Container
High Availability
FOSS
VNC Viewer
Hypervisor
Cloud IDE
Web Development
Compatible with xen
Disaster Recovery
Virtual Machines
Container virtualization
Sandbox
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