bhyve (pronounced "bee hive", formerly written as BHyVe) is a type-2 hypervisor that runs FreeBSD 9+, OpenBSD, Linux and MS Window desktop (version...

bhyve alternatives

  • VirtualBox

  • VirtualBox is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely featu...

    tags: Portable virtualization virtual-machine vmware
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD Solaris
  • VMware Workstation Pro

  • Official description: VMware Workstation Pro Lets You Run Multiple Operating Systems as Virtual Machines (including Windows VMs) on a Single Window...

    tags: virtual-machine virtualization vmware
    platform: Windows Linux
  • QEMU

  • QEMU (short for "Quick EMUlator") is a free and open-source hosted hypervisor that performs hardware virtualization.

    tags: Portable operating-system scriptable vdmk-player virtual-machine
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD
  • KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine)

  • KVM (for Kernel-based Virtual Machine) is a full virtualization solution for Linux on x86 hardware containing virtualization extensions (Intel VT o...

    tags: emulation extensible gnu-linux linux-based management-tools
    platform: Linux
  • Xen

  •, home of the Xen hypervisor, the powerful open source industry standard for virtualization. It is a native (bare-metal) hypervisor providin...

    tags: hypervisor virtualization xen-hypervisor
    platform: Linux
  • VMware Fusion

  • Seamlessly run your favorite Windows applications and devices, on any Intel-based Mac. Built from the ground up for the Mac, VMware Fusion is the e...

    tags: virtualization virtual-machine vmware
    platform: Mac OS X
  • Citrix XenServer

  • XenServer is a turnkey open source virtualization solution that provides out-of-the box virtualization and cloud computing. XenServer includes the ...

    tags: hypervisor hypervm virtual-hypervisor virtualization vmware
    platform: Windows Linux