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

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…

Unikraft at Usenix Lisa 21 Conference: It’s Time to Debloat the Cloud with Unikraft

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On Thursday, June 3 at 12 pm PT, check out Unikraft’s talk at Usenix Lisa 21. Felipe Huici, NEC Laboratories Europe GmbH, will be giving the following talk, “It's Time…

Why Attend the 2021 Xen Project Design and Developer Summit?

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It’s almost that time of year, where we gather together as a Xen Project community and geek out on one of our most favorite topics - The Xen Project, of…

Unikraft at Eurosys

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This post was written by Dr. Felipe Huici Chief Researcher, Systems and Machine Learning Group, NEC Laboratories Europe GmbH. The open source Unikraft project is proud to announce that its…

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