Apache CloudStack vs OpenStack vs VirtKick

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Pros of Apache CloudStack
Pros of OpenStack
Pros of VirtKick
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    Apache CloudStack works
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    Multi hypervisor
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    Real open source software
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    Easy setup
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    Open architecture
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    Hybrid Cloud integration
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    Community support
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    Easy to use API
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    Private cloud
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    Avoid vendor lock-in
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    Flexible in use
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    Industry leader
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    Supported by many companies in top500
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    Robust architecture
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    Easy setup and simplicity in use
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    One Click Install

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What is Apache CloudStack?

It is open source software designed to deploy and manage large networks of virtual machines, as a highly available, highly scalable Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) cloud computing platform.

What is OpenStack?

OpenStack is a cloud operating system that controls large pools of compute, storage, and networking resources throughout a datacenter, all managed through a dashboard that gives administrators control while empowering their users to provision resources through a web interface.

What is VirtKick?

Software as a service platform for hosting providers.

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    What are some alternatives to Apache CloudStack, OpenStack, and VirtKick?
    Kubernetes is an open source orchestration system for Docker containers. It handles scheduling onto nodes in a compute cluster and actively manages workloads to ensure that their state matches the users declared intentions.
    It provides a simple but feature-rich and flexible solution for the comprehensive management of virtualized data centers to enable on-premise enterprise clouds in existing infrastructures. It can be primarily used as a virtualization tool to manage your virtual infrastructure in the data-center or cluster, which is usually referred as Private Cloud. It supports Hybrid Cloud to combine local infrastructure with public cloud-based infrastructure, enabling highly scalable hosting environments.
    Eucalyptus is open source software for building private, AWS-compatible IT, QA, and developer clouds. It makes it easy to deliver cloud computing, just like AWS, from within your data center.
    MAAS (Metal as a Service) offers cloud style provisioning for physical servers. It is open source and free to use, with commercial support available from Canonical.
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