1. IT Infrastructure Software

  2. Server Virtualization Software

VMware vSphere

Cloud computing platform that enables virtualization of servers, desktop systems, client devices, and terminals

Hyper-V

A standalone virtualization solution from Microsoft to help large companies save on traditional enterprise computing costs

VMware Workstation

Spin up and deploy virtual machines that can run a different OS than their host

OpenVZ

Virtualization framework that can be used to develop and deploy complete VMs

ESXi

Emulate a guest operating system with a bare metal hypervisor that installs directly onto a server

Proxmox VE

Virtualization tool for enterprise use that enables easy management of clients, instances, and shared directories

KVM

An open-source virtualization program that allows you to run Linux without the need of a partition

Xen Project

Advanced virtualization services that enable users to deploy solutions throughout the cloud as well as local machines