Xen vs VMware vSphere Hypervisor : Which is Better?

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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

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VMware vSphere Hypervisor

VMware vSphere Hypervisor is a free, bare-metal hypervisor from VMware that allows users to virtualize their servers and consolidate applications. Developed by VMware

License: Free

Categories: Network & Admin

Apps available for Windows Linux

Xen VS VMware vSphere Hypervisor Feature comparision

Feature Xen VMware vSphere Hypervisor
Hypervisor
Virtualization
Open VMDK files
Multiple languages
Zalando integration
Emulation
Extensible by Plugins/Extensions
Linux-based
Cloud IDE
Web Development
GNU/linux-libre
Portable
Live migration
Clustering
Compatible with xen
Disaster Recovery
Virtual Machines
Container virtualization
Sandbox
Container
High Availability
Parity Drives
Backup
Data Redundancy
Encrypted backups
Cluster management
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