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Xen vs. OpenVZ Comparison: Performance, which is a better VPS?

Xen and OpenVZ are two popular, but different virtualization technologies. Each one is a back-end for VPS hosting, and many web hosts, as well as small businesses, are using OpenVZ or Xen to power VPS hosting infrastructure.  Below is a summary of the key differences that define these common hypervisors: Xen Xen is a full virtualization solution that […]

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What kind of virtualization does SolVPS use?

SolVPS utilizes Xen virtualization for both Linux VPS and Windows VPS instances. We use a combination of Xen Paravirtualized and Xen Hardware-virtualized solutions, typically Paravirtualized (PV) for Linux VPS instances and Hardware-virtualized (HVM) for Windows VPS instances. It is our experience that Xen offers the best combination of performance, stability, and security for VM instance hosting, and […]

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SolVPS is Proud to be a Xen Project Ecosystem Partner

Today we are proud to announce our official status as a Xen Project Ecosystem Partner. As the underlying virtualization technology that powers our VM delivery platform at SolVPS, Xen is critical and actively-developed software.  We look forward to supporting and contributing to the project in future years. Check out our listing: SolVPS at Xen Project Ecosystem Directory

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