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The mission of the Xen Project is to advance virtualization technology across a wide range of commercial and open-source domains.

By providing a powerful and versatile hypervisor, the project aims to enable innovation, scalability, safety, and security in virtualization solutions.


Xen Project software is extremely versatile and customizable due to its unique architecture bringing the power of virtualization everywhere.


The No. 1 choice for the largest hyperscale clouds in the industry, including Amazon Web Service, Tencent, and Alibaba Cloud, Oracle Cloud, Rackspace’s public cloud and IBM cloud.


The safest and most reliable hypervisor to use for security-first environments due to lean architecture, advanced security features, and an industry-leading security disclosure process.


Maturity, isolation, security features, real-time support, fault-tolerance, and a flexible architecture make the Xen Project hypervisor a perfect match for embedded and automotive systems.


The Xen Project focuses on revolutionizing virtualization by providing a versatile and powerful hypervisor that addresses the evolving needs of diverse industries. 

Empower Innovation: Tailored virtualization to drive progress across various domains.

Enhance Cloud Ecosystems: Elevate cloud capabilities with high-performing, reliable virtualization.

Secure Critical Systems: Safeguard data and applications through industry-leading security.

Revolutionize Embedded Technologies: Transform embedded and automotive sectors with mature, safe, secure solutions.

Latest Updates From Xen Project

We have moved to Matrix!

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Hello Xen Community! In a bid to improve communication and synchronization of messages, we have now moved channels to Matrix. Our aim here is to encourage and foster positive interactions…


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Hello Xen Project Community!    I'm Kelly, joining The Xen Project as the new Community Manager. I thought it would be best that I introduce myself as I get begin…

XenSummit 2023 announced!

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The annual Xen Project Developer and Design Summit 2023 will be held 24-26 June. It will be a hybrid event, with the physical location in Prague, Czech Republic, co-located with…

Xen Project Releases Version 4.17 with Enhanced Security, Higher Performance, Improved Embedded Static Configuration and Speculative Mitigation Support

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New version includes adoption of MISRA-C rules, static allocation and at-boot partitioning, with improved device throughput SAN FRANCISCO - December 14, 2022 --The Xen Project, an open source hypervisor hosted…

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