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Otto vs XenServer: What are the differences?

Otto: Development and Deployment Made Easy. The successor to Vagrant. Otto automatically builds development environments without any configuration; it can detect your project type and has built-in knowledge of industry-standard tools to setup a development environment that is ready to go. When you're ready to deploy, otto builds and manages an infrastructure, sets up servers, builds, and deploys the application; XenServer: An open source virtualization platform. It is a leading virtualization management platform optimized for application, desktop and server virtualization infrastructures. It is used in the world's largest clouds and enterprises.

Otto and XenServer belong to "Virtual Machine Management" category of the tech stack.

Otto is an open source tool with 4.4K GitHub stars and 252 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Otto's open source repository on GitHub.

VielSoft Stack, Scary maze game, and MEGA Limited are some of the popular companies that use Otto, whereas XenServer is used by Infoxchange, GameDuell, and Leonis Holding. Otto has a broader approval, being mentioned in 4 company stacks & 19 developers stacks; compared to XenServer, which is listed in 9 company stacks and 7 developer stacks.

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    What is Otto?

    Otto automatically builds development environments without any configuration; it can detect your project type and has built-in knowledge of industry-standard tools to setup a development environment that is ready to go. When you're ready to deploy, otto builds and manages an infrastructure, sets up servers, builds, and deploys the application.

    What is XenServer?

    It is a leading virtualization management platform optimized for application, desktop and server virtualization infrastructures. It is used in the world's largest clouds and enterprises.

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      What are some alternatives to Otto and XenServer?
      Vagrant
      Vagrant provides the framework and configuration format to create and manage complete portable development environments. These development environments can live on your computer or in the cloud, and are portable between Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.
      boot2docker
      boot2docker is a lightweight Linux distribution based on Tiny Core Linux made specifically to run Docker containers. It runs completely from RAM, weighs ~27MB and boots in ~5s (YMMV).
      libvirt
      It is an open-source API, daemon and management tool for managing platform virtualization. It can be used to manage KVM, Xen, VMware ESXi, QEMU and other virtualization technologies.
      Azk
      azk lets developers easily and quickly install and configure development environments on their computers.
      PuPHPet
      It is a web application that allows you to easily and quickly generate custom Vagrant and Puppet controlled virtual machines.
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      How developers use Otto and XenServer
      brenoinojosa uses
      Otto

      We still use Vagrant, but Otto will replace it soon.