Interesting news and articles in the VPS and Hosting world

September 11th, 2009

Link: http://www.gigatux.com/news/

Welcome to the Gigatux blog. This will detail interesting news and articles related to the services that GigaTux provides, focussing on VPS and hosting.

Xen vs OpenVZ

September 11th, 2009

Link: http://hostingfu.com/article/xen-or-openvz

A very useful comparision detailing the differences with Xen and OpenVZ, especially when it comes to memory management .

While both Xen and OpenVZ are open source server virtualisation technology, there exists some big differences between the two. I think potential VPS customers might need to check the applications that need to be hosted to determine which one is the preferable virtualisation technology.