HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine) vs Multipass

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Multipass vs HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine): What are the differences?

Developers describe Multipass as "Instant Ubuntu VMs". It's a system that orchestrates the creation, management and maintenance of virtual machines and associated Ubuntu images to simplify development. On the other hand, HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine) is detailed as "An open-source virtual machine designed for executing programs written in Hack and PHP". HHVM uses a just-in-time (JIT) compilation approach to achieve superior performance while maintaining the flexibility that PHP developers are accustomed to. To date, HHVM (and its predecessor HPHPc before it) has realized over a 9x increase in web request throughput and over a 5x reduction in memory consumption for Facebook compared with the PHP 5.2 engine + APC.

Multipass and HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine) can be categorized as "Virtual Machine" tools.

HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine) is an open source tool with 16.6K GitHub stars and 2.92K GitHub forks. Here's a link to HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine)'s open source repository on GitHub.

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    Very fast
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    Drop-in PHP replacement
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    Works well with nginx
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    Backed by Facebook
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    Open source
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    Statically checked, typed language
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    What is HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine)?

    HHVM uses a just-in-time (JIT) compilation approach to achieve superior performance while maintaining the flexibility that PHP developers are accustomed to. To date, HHVM (and its predecessor HPHPc before it) has realized over a 9x increase in web request throughput and over a 5x reduction in memory consumption for Facebook compared with the PHP 5.2 engine + APC.

    What is Multipass?

    It's a system that orchestrates the creation, management and maintenance of virtual machines and associated Ubuntu images to simplify development.

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      What are some alternatives to HHVM (HipHop Virtual Machine) and Multipass?
      Laravel Homestead
      Laravel Homestead is an official, pre-packaged Vagrant "box" that provides you a wonderful development environment without requiring you to install PHP, HHVM, a web server, and any other server software on your local machine. Homestead runs on any Windows, Mac, or Linux system, and includes the Nginx web server, PHP 5.6, MySQL, Postgres, Redis, Memcached, and all of the other goodies you need to develop amazing Laravel applications.
      Azure Virtual Machines
      You can create Linux and Windows virtual machines. It gives you the flexibility of virtualization for a wide range of computing solutions—development and testing, running applications, and extending your datacenter. It’s the freedom of open-source software configured the way you need it.
      GraalVM
      An ecosystem and shared runtime offering performance advantages not only to JVM-based languages such as Java, Scala, Groovy, and Kotlin, but also to programming languages as JavaScript, Ruby, Python, and R. Additionally, it enables the execution of native code on the JVM via LLVM front-end.
      OpenvSwitch
      Open vSwitch is a production quality, multilayer virtual switch licensed under the open source Apache 2.0 license.
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