Half Year in Review – Four Leading Virtualization Products


Nowadays, virtualization is becoming the top priority need for many organizations and they take special care of it while designing their IT infrastructures. The trend of using virtualization instead of hardware storage is just not an occasional practice rather it has become important because of the high resilience and high availability that virtualization provides. Moreover, a lot of money and other resources are spent on improving and enhancing the virtualization technologies day by day so we can say this very confidently that this trend is going to last for a long time.

…we are going to discuss the four virtualization products i.e. VMware ESXi, Microsoft Hyper-V, Red Hat KVM and Citrix Xen shown in the image. So let us proceed towards our discussion.

VMware ESXi- An Introduction:

ESXi is a virtualization product that is developed by VMware and it is an embedded bare metal hypervisor. It is mainly used to facilitate centralized management for enterprise desktops and data center applications. It is considered as one of the leaders in server virtualization industry.

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