Best OS for blade server with 24 Gb RAM

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Blade Server Installation
Blade servers
Dell Blade Server
SAN
Server virtualization
Hi,
We have purchased Dell blade servers with quad code dual CPU and 24 GB of RAM. We also purchase 3 TB SAN BOX. 
Want to know what is the best OS that should be setup as host OS on the blade so we can utilise all 24 GB RAM for hosting multiple VM's


Software/Hardware used:
Dell Blade Server and Dell 3000i SAN

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You could install VMware ESX, or ESXi or Hyper-V or any other the other virtualization packages, although those two are the most popular.

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  • Schmidtw
    You need to do a side by side comparison of OSes so you can choose based on features. -Schmidtw
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