OpenStack Alternatives

    OpenStack is described as 'OpenStack is a global collaboration of developers and cloud computing technologists producing the ubiquitous open source cloud computing platform for public and private clouds' and is a popular website in the Development category. There are more than 50 alternatives to OpenStack, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Self-Hosted solutions and SaaS. The best alternative is QEMU, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to OpenStack are Proxmox Virtual Environment (Freemium, Open Source), Linode (Paid), Microsoft Azure (Paid) and Xen (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 21, 2021

    1. OpenVZ is container-based virtualization for Linux. OpenVZ creates multiple secure, isolated Linux containers (otherwise known as VEs or VPSs) on a single physical server enabling better server utilization and ensuring that applications do not conflict.
    2. Media Temple hosts websites. Big and Small. For years we've taken complex technology and simplified it for the everyday website owner. Our products are designed to be powerful, affordable and relevant.
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    3. Rackspace US, Inc. (NYSE: RAX) is an IT hosting company based in San Antonio, Texas. The company also has offices in Australia, the United Kingdom and The Netherlands[2] and data centers operating in Texas, Illinois, Virginia, the United Kingdom, and Hong Kong in late 2008.
    4. CloudSigma is increasingly being recognized for its advancement of the cloud IaaS industry. Apart from being Swiss owned, CloudSigma is valued for its high flexibility & no vendor lock-in, excellent price-performance ratio as well as unprecedented customer support.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      TotalCloud helps cloud engineers build their own cloud management platform without the need for coding or integrating other tools.
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    5. CloudVPS is the number one cloud provider in the Netherlands. Whether you need a single machine or a complex load-balanced cluster, our flexible cloud lets you create the Virtual Private Servers (VPSes) and Cloud Storage you need quickly and securely.
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      • Windows
      • Self-Hosted
      The vSphere Web Client enables you to connect to a vCenter Server system to manage an ESXi host through a browser.
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    6. With the CoreCluster you can create private clouds, like Amazon’s EC2, but based on your own hardware. All what is necessary is some hardware with Ubuntu or Debian operating systems.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Eucalyptus is open source cloud software for building AWS-compatible private and hybrid clouds.
    7. Desktop virtualization doesn't have to be complicated. V2 Cloud is the IT nerd you need. We work with Independent Software Vendors, Business owners, Managed Service Providers, IT managers and many others to grow their businesses with the Cloud.
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