The Xen Project is focused on advancing virtualization in a number of different commercial and open source applications, including server virtualization, Infrastructure as a Services (IaaS), desktop virtualization, security applications, embedded and hardware appliances, and automotive/aviation.


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 SoftLayer.


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.

Latest Updates From Xen Project

Clang-format for Xen Coding Style Checking Scheduled

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Xen Summit 2021: Clang-format for Xen Coding Style Checking  Anastasiia Lukianenko, EPAM At the moment there is no tool that would allow to format patches in Xen. The idea of…

Xen Summit Highlights: Xen FuSa SIG updates

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During the 2021 Xen Summit, representatives from the Xen Project Functional Safety Special Interest Group have an update on what the SIG has been up to. The panelists covered what…

Xen Developer and Design Summit: A Year of Fuzzing with Xen

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At the 2021 Xen Developer and Design Summit, Tamas K Lengyel, Senior Security Researcher at Intel Corporation, gave a deep dive into the latest developments of Intel’s Xen-based fuzzer that…

Xen IRC channels have moved

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Due to circumstances, all Xen subprojects have now moved their IRC channels off of Freenode. The following channels have been moved to OFTC: #xendevel, #xen, #xeninfra #xcp-ng, #xcp-ng-dev. #mirage has…

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