Control panels

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This page contains links to different control panels for OpenVZ, written by third parties. If you know the project that's missing here, please add it.

Featured and recommended

OVZ Web Panel

  • Written in Ruby
  • Automatic installer
  • Backup/restore/clone CT
  • Pretty interface with charts
  • Multi-user/roles/server/lingual support, user requests, event logging
  • Remote API
  • IP management
  • Version 2.1 released on 2012-05-02. Very active development

Free software / Open source (in alphabetical order)

  • FOSVM (Free Open Source Virtual Machine manager): homepage | Uses php and bash scripts, monitors bandwidth, Version 0.03a. Last updated 2009-05-18.
  • HyperVM: homepage AGPL V3
  • MiniCloud: homepage | A set of client/server programs that provides similar functionality to the EC2 CLI tools for OpenVZ.
  • OpenNode: homepage (English) - Bare-metal ISO installer (CentOS based) providing openvz, kvm, libvirt and func out-of-box together with OpenNode Management Server appliance - containing also ajax Web Management Console with secure HTML5 vnc and ssh vm consoles.
  • OpenVZ Web Panel homepage - Version 2.1. Written on Ruby. Automatic installer, backup/restore/clone, pretty interface with charts, multi-user/roles/server/lingual support, user requests, event logging and all NEW: remote API, IP management and VZ migrations. Version 2.1 released on 2012-05-02. Very active development.
  • Proxmox Virtual Environment: Proxmox VE Wiki - including bare-metal ISO installer. Requires 64bit Processor.
  • SLKVM homepage: console scripts to handle vz virtualization in a two node cluster.
  • unxsVZ OpenVZ Infrastructure Manager: unxsVZ Trac Wiki | Includes autonomic UBC adjusting and per container traffic graphs. Supports hot-spare clones and mount/umount conf file templates. Very active development. Last change to public svn code base July 24, 2011.
  • VirtuoCP ( formerly Vtonf): homepage | According to the documentation only runs on CentOS 4.5 or higher. Last update 2010-10-17.

Proprietary / non-free

  • Aventurin{e}: homepage (English)
  • FluidVM: Home Page free (trial) for up to 5 VE's
  • NGASI: homepage is the Out-of-the-Box Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Solution. Quickly and easily create a cloud based P-a-a-S with 2 or more Virtuzzo/OpenVZ servers.
  • oVZManager homepage (Webinterface German and English) Terminal and Rescue, IPv6 - Admin, Reseller, Customer - Windows Support over KVM -Free 30 day trial
  • Plesk homepage, a control panel from Parallels.
  • SolusVM homepage, Appears to be reasonably priced. Also supports KVM, Xen PV & HVM. Soluslabs Ltd (the company behind SolusVM) announced SolusVM hosts over 153,000 OpenVZ containers across it's clientbase (stats October 2011). Highly maintained, Free 15 day trial & 24/7 support included in license fee. Now includes support for VSwap
  • Sysvm :Home Page, The Enterprise hybrid vps control panel with ipv6 and load balancing,formally known as vcPanel . It is the first centralized VPS control panel for managing VPS around the globe Demo 15 day free trial
  • TekBASE: homepage /German) Admin, Customer panel for openvz, game, stream and voice servers
  • VDSmanager for Linux :homepage (English)
  • vePortal: homepage (English) - Widely used OpenVZ Management Panel.
  • VirtPanel homepage, Support for Xen and VMware in the future.
  • Virtualizor homepage by Softaculous. Also supports Xen PV & HVM, Linux KVM. Powers over 10000 VMs.
  • VZMaster homepage, User Manual -- We also provide complete OpenVz Distro based on Ubuntu Server distribution.

Frozen projects

  • BoxCtrl-VZ homepage - Free and open source. Uses PHP, XML, and bash scripts. Lightweight. Released on Feb. 18th, 2012.
  • EasyVZ: screenshots | project page (little bit outdated, but working and free. Last update Feb 2007) (requires Unix/Linux)
  • Mwamko: homepage Last activity May 2007
  • Panenthe: homepage (English)Screen shots <- does not exist anymore since 2010
  • RoboVZ: homepage Forum thread #2559 Lots of promises since announced in May 2007, nothing usable yet. Possibly GPL license. No activity in 2 years, calling it frozen.
  • vpsAdmin ( - GPLv3 license, PHP+MySQL+Bash, Multi-server & Multilingual support, vpsAdmin 1.0 released on January 19, 2010
  • VZ-Manager: homepage (German) website shows apache default page (11. 02. 2010)
  • WebVZ: homepage Version 2.0 released September 7, 2008 (Moved to GitHub, last commit 2009-03-20). Requires Ruby on Rails.
  • Webmin: homepage | OpenVZ plugin | Version 1.0, last updated 2006-02-07

In development

  • easyVZ! homepage
  • DTC-Xen homepage - Currently being ported to OpenVZ by its main developers.