Additional reading on open source virtualization

If you’re interested in open source virtualization, I’ve composed a brief list of websites which could be worth checking out.

A feature comparison of various virtualization platforms. (Including also some proprietary software):
http://virt.kernelnewbies.org/TechComparison

A blog post about KVM vs. Xen. More of a pro-KVM speech from a Linux activist point of view:
http://chucknology.com/2012/02/02/kvm-is-linux-xen-is-not/

Another article about KVM vs. Xen. More constructive this time:
https://www.linux.com/news/enterprise/systems-management/327628-kvm-or-xen-choosing-a-virtualization-platform

A comparison of Bare-metal, KVM and Xen:
http://blog.xen.org/index.php/2011/11/29/baremetal-vs-xen-vs-kvm-redux/

An article about Xen vs. OpenVZ. (A few years old. Written in 2007):
http://hostingfu.com/article/xen-or-openvz

The product wikis of Xen, KVM and OpenVZ:
http://wiki.xen.org/wiki/Main_Page
http://www.linux-kvm.org/page/Main_Page
http://wiki.openvz.org/Main_Page

If you know good articles, blogs or forum discussions on the topic, please comment and share.

Mikko Lampi

About Mikko Lampi

I'm an open minded technologist interested in data, design, software, business and a better future. I work as a Research Manager at the Mikkeli University of Applied Sciences.
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