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The first part of this article described the two major virtualization technologies; hardware emulation allows multiple OSes while OS virtualization places a single OS on a server.
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.