An industry pioneer, Virtuozzo developed the ﬁrst commercially available container technology in 2001, which today is used by over 700 service providers, ISVs and enterprises to enable over 5 million virtual environments running mission-critical cloud workloads. Today, Virtuozzo continues to innovate in areas ranging from industry-leading virtualized object storage to cloud-optimized Linux distributions to groundbreaking container migration technologies. A signiﬁcant force in the open source community, Virtuozzo sponsors and/or is a contributor to numerous open source projects including OpenVZ, CRIU, KVM, Docker, OpenStack, and the Linux kernel.
Virtuozzo the sponsor, Virtuozzo the contributor
Over the course of our history, Virtuozzo has had a long and fruitful collaboration with the Open Source community. The core of our efforts has been the OpenVZ project, a Virtuozzo sponsored and led project to develop system high performance, highly available containers and hypervisors. Virtuozzo also sponsors or continues to numerous open source projects including CRIU, KVM, Docker, OpenStack and the Linux kernel. Lastly, Virtuozzo is a key member of several leading open source industry groups, including the Open Container Initiative, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation, and the OpenStack Foundation.