ESXi

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

9.2

23 Votes

Company
VMware
Ownership
NYSE: VMW
Total Revenue (USD mm)
$11,767
Top 5 ESXi Alternatives

VMware vSphere

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Hyper-V

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

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

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