What is Virtuozzo?
It is an operating system-level server virtualization solution designed to centralize server management and consolidate workloads, which reduces overhead by reducing the number of physical servers required. Organizations use it for server consolidation, disaster recovery, and server workload agility.
Virtuozzo is a tool in the Virtualization Platform category of a tech stack.
Virtuozzo is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Virtuozzo's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Virtuozzo?
Docker, Vagrant, Packer, AppScale, and Stackato are some of the popular tools that integrate with Virtuozzo. Here's a list of all 9 tools that integrate with Virtuozzo.
- System containers
- Live migration in userspace
- Disc encryption
- Optimized KVM based VMs, libvirt and OpenStack support
- Native Docker support
- Adaptive memory management
- ReadyKernel live patching
- Flat licensing model
Virtuozzo Alternatives & Comparisons
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