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Oracle VM Alternatives & Competitors

(48)4.2 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Oracle VM? Tons of people want Server Virtualization Software. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. VMware vSphere, Hyper-V, KVM, and Citrix Hypervisor are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Oracle VM.

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Top Alternatives to Oracle VM

  • VMware vSphere
  • Hyper-V
  • KVM
  • Citrix Hypervisor
  • Proxmox VE

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Oracle VM

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    #1
  1. VMware vSphere

    (158)4.6 out of 5
  2. VMware vSphere Hypervisor is a free bare-metal hypervisor that virtualizes servers so you can consolidate your applications on less hardware.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    AH
    VMware's vsphere is a great product for managing vm's in your VMware environment, for monitoring them, and enforcing standards for HA and as well. Manual vmotion of storage and vm's can be...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, VMware vSphere is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Easier to admin
    #2
  3. Hyper-V

    (103)4.3 out of 5
  4. Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 is a stand-alone product providing a simplified, reliable, cost-effective and optimized virtualization solution.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    Alberto L.
    AL
    Integration with Microsoft services. Easy management of checkpoints.

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, Hyper-V is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
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    #3
  5. KVM

    (18)4.3 out of 5
  6. KVM (for Kernel-based Virtual Machine) is an open-source virtualization solution for Linux on x86 hardware containing virtualization extensions (Intel VT or AMD-V).

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    chedi t.
    CT
    In the Linux world KVM is a very reliable solution that can be used for x86 architecture virtualization with a reasonable overhead. Reliable and extensible, with a tight integration with linux...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, KVM is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    #4
  7. Citrix Hypervisor

    (44)4.1 out of 5
  8. Citrix Hypervisor is a leading virtualization management platform optimized for application, desktop and server virtualization infrastructures. Consolidation and containment of workloads on Citrix Hypervisor enables organizations of any vertical or size to transform their business IT compute infrastructures.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    Renato O.
    RO
    The openness of the underling hypervisor (so we can do stuff like software raid, custom ssh ports) Docker container support

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, Citrix Hypervisor is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to admin
    Easier to do business with
    #5
  9. Proxmox VE

    (21)4.5 out of 5
  10. Proxmox VE is a complete virtualization management solution for servers.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    AI
    Although the title of this review is very basic, I think I'm absolutely right, this hypervisor manages VM resources too well, also the way to enter the containers is very good

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, Proxmox VE is:

    Easier to admin
    Better at meeting requirements
    More usable
    #6
  11. Azure Virtual Machines

    (99)4.2 out of 5
  12. Azure Virtual Machines gives you the flexibility of virtualization for a wide range of computing solutions: development and testing, running applications, and extending your datacenter with support for Linux, Windows Server, SQL Server, Oracle, IBM, and SAP.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    Xavier S.
    XS
    Easy to deploy, Fast process, You'll have a running VM from the scratch in about 5 minutes. Tons of images to choose from, Linux, Microsoft and additional tools installed Sharepoint, Databases...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, Azure Virtual Machines is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Easier to do business with
    #7
  13. Red Hat Virtualization

    (12)4.0 out of 5
  14. Red Hat Virtualization (formerly Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization) provides server and desktop virtualization tools

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    Satish S.
    SS
    I like the innovative idea that Red Hat came up with virtualization of the Desktops. The desktop virtualization is the complete open source solution that no vendor dependency is there. The...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, Red Hat Virtualization is:

    Easier to admin
    #8
  15. ESXi

    (22)4.6 out of 5
  16. VMware ESXi is a purpose-built bare-metal hypervisor that installs directly onto a physical server. With direct access to and control of underlying resources, ESXi is more efficient than hosted architectures and can effectively partition hardware to increase consolidation ratios and cut costs for our customers.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    Jose G.
    JG
    Easy to use. Powerful tool. Many different options to configure.

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, ESXi is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    #9
  17. Xen Project

    (5)4.4 out of 5
  18. The Xen Project serves as the basis for many commercial server virtualization, desktop and embedded products as well as hardware appliances and cloud solutions.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    AI
    We moved from VMware to Xen and haven't looked back. The base OS has everything we need, support for migrating virtual machines from one host to another, snapshots, High Availability. We run a mix...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, Xen Project is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    Easier to admin
    #10
  19. vSphere Hypervisor

    (20)4.8 out of 5
  20. VMware vSphere Hypervisor is a free bare-metal hypervisor that virtualizes servers, so you can consolidate your applications on less hardware.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    DL
    The hypervisor architecture that sets the industry standard for reliability, performance and cross-platform support, simply the standard in this sector

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, vSphere Hypervisor is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to admin
    More expensive
    #11
  21. VMware Workstation

    (30)4.4 out of 5
  22. VMware Workstation Pro is the industry standard for running multiple operating systems as virtual machines (VMs) on a single Linux or Windows PC. IT professionals, developers and businesses who build, test or demo software for any device, platform or cloud rely on Workstation Pro.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    Muhammad Sayeb Y.
    MY
    It provides various basic remote working solutions with data security. User can access company database securely while working from home.

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, VMware Workstation is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    More expensive
    #12
  23. IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions

    (21)4.0 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response
  24. Simplify the migration of VMware workloads from on premises to the IBM Cloud. Talk to an IBM Cloud advisor about a seamless hybrid cloud experience.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    AP
    Enterprise reliability and quick setup with VM solution

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, IBM Cloud for VMware Solutions is:

    Easier to admin
    More usable
    Easier to set up
    #13
  25. OpenVZ

    (23)4.2 out of 5
  26. OpenVZ is a container-based virtualization for Linux that creates multiple secure, isolated Linux containers (otherwise known as VEs or VPSs) on a single physical server enabling better server utilization and ensuring that applications do not conflict.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    AC
    openvz uses less resources as it does not do a complete hardware virtualization like VMware. It acts like a container like LXC. Low overhead.

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, OpenVZ is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to admin
    Easier to do business with
    #14
  27. IBM Power VM

    (21)4.7 out of 5
  28. IBM PowerVM is server virtualization without limits. Businesses are turning to PowerVM server virtualization to consolidate multiple workloads onto fewer systems, increasing server utilization and reducing cost. PowerVM provides a secure and scalable server virtualization environment for AIX, IBM i and Linux applications built upon the advanced RAS features and leading performance of the Power Systems platform.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    Ayaz A.
    AA
    for the performance and core banking sectors

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, IBM Power VM is:

    More expensive
    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
    #15
  29. SQL Server on Virtual Machines

    (18)4.6 out of 5
  30. Spin up a virtual machine, back up your SQL Server instance, and restore it into Azure. It’s that easy to reduce your capital investments and optimize operational expenses by migrating your on-premises SQL Server to the cloud. Spin up a virtual machine, back up your SQL Server instance, and restore it into Azure. It's that easy to reduce your capital investments and optimize operational expenses by migrating your on-premises SQL Server to the cloud.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    UE
    This software is greatly reliable and quick. Backup and data recovery is quick and efficient. Data analysis is made so much easier through this process. Cloud flexibility and access even when...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, SQL Server on Virtual Machines is:

    More expensive
    Better at support
    More usable
    #16
  31. Virtuozzo

    (20)4.6 out of 5
  32. Provider of Virtualization, Storage, and Cloud Infrastructure Software.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    Shyju K.
    SK
    Resource Utilization: I'm able to utilize the full power of the server only to run the containers, as we don't need to make any virtual hardware. Speed: Container start/stop speed. Not booting...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, Virtuozzo is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Easier to admin
    #17
  33. TrueSight Automation for Servers

    (19)3.9 out of 5
  34. TrueSight Automation for Servers manages security vulnerabilities and provisions, configures, patches, and secures physical, virtual, and cloud servers.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    AI
    BSA is one stop solution for Data Center Infrastructure support, delivery , automation tool which helps in provisioning, patching, server management, IT Audit and compliance, Application...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, TrueSight Automation for Servers is:

    More expensive
    Easier to do business with
    #18
  35. antsle Private Cloud

    (15)4.8 out of 5
  36. The first full-stack private cloud solution. By leveraging both virtualization (KVM) and bare-metal containerization (LXC) side by side, the user has maximum flexibility on how to get the most out of any hardware.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    Christopher W.
    CW
    I can very quickly and easily spin up new testing instances using VM templates I created.

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, antsle Private Cloud is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to admin
    Easier to do business with
    #19
  37. SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

    (17)4.2 out of 5
  38. SUSE Linux Enterprise Server is a world-class, secure open source server operating system, built to power physical, virtual and cloud-based mission-critical workloads.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    AH
    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server is designed for enterprise servers, mainframes and workstations. But this can also be installed on desktops. I have a VM running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server that i use...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to do business with
    Easier to set up
    #20
  39. VMmanager

    (11)4.6 out of 5
  40. VMmanager is a Linux based Virtual Machine management control panel. It gives you perfect tools for: creation, activation, reboot and suspension of VPS; OS deployment on VPS; boot virtual machines from ISO-image; service resources report and more.

    Categories in common with Oracle VM:
    Richard Andersons C.
    RC
    It streamlines tasks and makes it more complex and easier to use Mysql as an administrator besides being accessible to the search engine from the query query and uses an Oracle database or a MySQL...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Oracle VM, VMmanager is:

    Easier to admin
    Better at support
    Easier to do business with