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  • kungfupandaThe Xen ProjectTM Powers

    the largest clouds in production

    The Xen ProjectTM is the leading open source virtualization platform that is powering some of the largest clouds in production today. Amazon Web Services, Rackspace Public Cloud, Verizon Cloud and many hosting services use Xen Project software.

  • panda2The XEN ProjectTM

    is the foundation for many products and platforms

    The Xen Project is 11 years old, mature and its stability is second to none:

    the Xen Project serves as the basis for many commercial server virtualization, desktop and embedded products as well as hardware appliances.

    Examples of server products include Huawei UVP, Oracle VM and XenServer. Examples of client solutions, appliances and embedded products include QubesOS, XenClient, Netscaler and GlobalLogic’s Nautilus Platform. Xen Project is also delivered as part of most Linux distributions as well as NetBSD.

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Latest Xen Project Blog Posts

Project Raisin – Raise Xen!

It all started with pvgrub2: it was March 2015 and I wanted to add grub2 to the Xen build system. We were already building grub-legacy as part of the Xen build, so that we could produce a pvgrub binary to be used to boot PV guests. After Vladimir ‘phcoder‘ Serbinenko’s good work on grub2, the […]

Xen Project 4.5.1 Maintenance Release Available

I am pleased to announce the release of Xen 4.5.1. We recommend that all users of the 4.5 stable series update to this first point release. Xen 4.5.1 is available immediately from its git repository:     xenbits.xenproject.org/gitweb/?p=xen.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/stable-4.5     (tag RELEASE-4.5.1) or from the Xen Project download page at www.xenproject.org/downloads/xen-archives/xen-45-series/xen-451.html. This release contains many bug fixes and improvements. […]

2015 Xen Project Developer Summit Line-up Announced

I am pleased to announce the schedule for the Xen Project Developer Summit. The event will take place in Seattle on August 17-18, 2015. The Xen Project Developer Summit brings together its community of developers and power users. Each year the event features the latest developments, best practices, collaboration, product roadmap updates and future planning […]

Latest Planet Blog Posts

Switching to Dashboard Spice Console in RDO Kilo on Fedora 22

************************* UPDATE 06/27/2015 ************************* # dnf install -y https://rdoproject.org/repos/rdo-release.rpm # dnf  install -y openstack-packstack   # dnf install fedora-repos-rawhide # dnf  –enablerepo=rawhide update openstack-packstack Fedora – Rawhide – Developmental packages for the next Fedora re 1.7 MB/s |  45 MB     00:27 Last metadata expiration check performed 0:00:39 ago on Sat Jun 27 13:23:03 2015. Dependencies […]

The Bare-Metal Hypervisor as a Platform for Innovation

In this industry, everyone seems to talk about innovation, but very few platforms exist which foster innovation.  More times than not, "innovation" is simply a buzzword used by some marketing campaign to hawk something about as novel as twenty-year-old accounting software. Innovation does occur, of course.  But often real innovation leverages what already exists to create something which doesn't yet exist.  It may borrow from the known, but it produces something previously unknown.  For example, the industry has been going wild over cloud computing in the past few years, but many of the core cloud computing concept are actually old mainframe...