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OS virtualization was developed to allow many production servers to be consolidated onto a single server, its resource management and processing efficiencies are optimized to equal or surpass the performance of standalone servers.
Compellent's Live Volume seamlessly integrates with the industry's leading virtual server platforms, enabling servers to share centralized storage resources regardless of the actual location or OS virtualization platform.
LynxSecure also offers two OS virtualization schemes: para-virtualized guest OSes such as Linux and LynxOS-SE OSes offering maximum performance; and fully virtualized guest OSes such as Windows, Solaris and Chromium OSes requiring no changes to the guest OS.