How to install VMWare on droplet

How can I install VMWare on a droplet? I want to install Kemp freeload balancer, is its other options for this? Can i install it whit out a VMWare on the server?

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March 29, 2023

Hey @kdgaming0,

I’ve not used Kemp Freeload Balancer before however, you can check their documentation if that’s possible:

You can use other Virtualizations like KVM for example if you are not acquainted with VMware. You can check the Possibilities here :

Having said that, DigitalOcean do not recommend nested virtualization on the platform because there is often very poor performance. Instead, containerization is normally the better option.

In order to install a KVM machine, you need to prepare a custom image. Custom images are Linux and Unix-like images you import to DigitalOcean. You can create Droplets based custom images, which lets you migrate and scale your workloads without spending time recreating your environment from scratch.

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