Python Virtualization

Open-source Python projects categorized as Virtualization

Top 16 Python Virtualization Projects


    Run macOS on QEMU/KVM. With OpenCore + Monterey + Ventura + Sonoma support now! Only commercial (paid) support is available now to avoid spammy issues. No Mac system is required.

    Project mention: Make a Mac OS virtual machine | | 2024-06-02
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  • SecGen

    Create randomly insecure VMs

  • xcp

    Entry point for issues and wiki. Also contains some scripts and sources.

    Project mention: VMware Outsourcing Their Support | | 2024-04-28

    If you want to run Windows, xen is a non-starter:

    Proxmox / KVM is the only better alternative to ESXi that can support all of Windows security mitigiations such as Core Isolation, which requires nested virtualization

  • Ganeti

    Ganeti is a virtual machine cluster management tool built on top of existing virtualization technologies such as Xen or KVM and other open source software.

  • keylime

    A CNCF Project to Bootstrap & Maintain Trust on the Edge / Cloud and IoT

  • netbox-proxbox

    Netbox Plugin for integration between Proxmox and Netbox

  • virtnbdbackup

    Backup utility for Libvirt / qemu / kvm supporting incremental and differential backups + instant recovery (agentless).

  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

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  • ultimate-macOS-KVM

    Helping noobs and pros alike build the ultimate macOS virtual machine with easy automation, powered by KVM. Now with macOS Sequoia beta support!

    Project mention: Mac os gpu flicking white | /r/kvm | 2023-11-25

    I used this guide:

  • Tools

    Combination of different utilities, have fun! (by doomedraven)

  • mac-on-linux-with-qemu

    Runs macOS on linux with qemu.

  • openuds

    OpenUDS Is an Open Source Source multiplatform connection broker, created by Spanish Company ​Virtualcable S.L.U. and released under Open Source with the help of several Spanish Universities.

  • esdc-ce

    Danube Cloud :: Community Edition

  • cs360v-f20

    CS 360V Virtualization, Fall 2020, UT Austin CS Dept. Instructor: Vijay Chidambaram. Copyright held by Vijay Chidambaram and UT Austin.

  • Networking-Guide

    A Networking Guide for getting started with basic/core network components such as wired and wireless network design, configuration, hardware, protocols, security, backup, recovery, and virtualization.

  • kvmcli

    A Python wrapper for managing virtual machines in a KVM-based cluster.

  • powerstate-virtmanager

    Set the power state of a Virtual Machine (VM). Does what virt-manager doesn't; includes missing features like sleep, hibernate, and wake. Bash TUI and Python GUI application.

    Project mention: Developed some BashScripts for VFIO, would love to have some thoughts. | /r/VFIO | 2023-08-19

    I am also developing a small GUI app. You may view it and it's README here:

  • SaaSHub

    SaaSHub - Software Alternatives and Reviews. SaaSHub helps you find the best software and product alternatives

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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020).

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What are some of the best open-source Virtualization projects in Python? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 OSX-KVM 19,478
2 SecGen 2,605
3 xcp 1,235
4 Ganeti 479
5 keylime 398
6 netbox-proxbox 320
7 virtnbdbackup 304
8 ultimate-macOS-KVM 254
9 Tools 198
10 mac-on-linux-with-qemu 193
11 openuds 163
12 esdc-ce 121
13 cs360v-f20 65
14 Networking-Guide 53
15 kvmcli 8
16 powerstate-virtmanager 5

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