XCP-ng is an open-source virtualization platform based on the Xen Project and Citrix XenServer. It aims to provide a fully open and community-driven alternative to proprietary virtualization solutions, offering advanced features and performance enhancements while maintaining compatibility with XenServer. Companies seeking a cost-effective, powerful, and flexible virtualization solution for their data centers and cloud environments rely on XCP-ng for its commitment to open-source development, community support, and innovative features.
XCP-ng is supported by Apache CloudStack, allowing administrators to leverage XCP-ng’s virtualization capabilities within their CloudStack deployments. The integration enables a seamless management experience for XCP-ng environments, with CloudStack providing an abstraction layer that simplifies the orchestration of resources and virtual machines alongside other hypervisors. CloudStack’s support for XCP-ng ensures a streamlined and efficient virtualization solution, enhancing resource utilization and operational efficiency.
Provides good performance and scalability, with a commitment to open-source development.
Faces the same popularity challenge as Citrix, being less recognized than KVM and VMware.
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