Note: Hypervisor support does vary by distribution and can change. For example, Xen is fully supported as Group A by SUSE even while the OpenStack wiki may note Xen being group C.
New with 4.3:
- Quiesed snapshots on vSphere can be performed with “quiese” option for both VM only. Volume only works for both if hardware storage plugin supports feature - Queised snapshots on XenServer don’t call XenServer queise API, so quiese snapshots work if the hardware storage plugin supports feature
Hypervisor Selection in CloudStack and OpenStack
Tim Mackey – XenServer Community Manager and Evangelist
Hypervisor Selection in CloudStack 4.3
and OpenStack Havana
Understanding the choices available
virtg Deep Dive Day 2014
Building a successful cloud
What are we trying to accomplish?