Microsoft Hyper-V Server Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to Microsoft Hyper-V Server for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is VirtualBox, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Microsoft Hyper-V Server and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Microsoft Hyper-V Server are VMware Workstation Pro (Paid), virt-manager (Free, Open Source), Proxmox Virtual Environment (Freemium, Open Source) and Xen (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 17, 2021

    1. Nebula container orchestrator aims to help devs and ops treat IoT devices just like distributed Dockerized apps. It aim is to act as Docker orchestrator for IoT devices as well as for distributed services that can span thousands of devices worldwide.
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    2. The Collax V-Bien is a complete package for virtualization and high availability. In addition to software and hardware, it also includes the patented Collax Fencing Device and support. Virtual networking, easy administration, data integrity.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Karesansui is an open-source virtualization management application made in Japan. It’s smart graphical user interface lowers your management cost, and brings a total management/audit solution for both physical and virtual servers.


      "The source code is still available, but this project is no longer in active development. We are currently seeking a new maintainer and any feedback would be appreciated. Please see here if you are interested in becoming a project maintainer."

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    3. Virtualization solution for SME and freelancer. With Collax V-Cube you can run several servers, operating systems and applications virtually on only one hardware. Virtualization of hardware, network and storage. Collax V-Cube uses the KVM hypervisor.
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