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Xen Project 4.11.1 and 4.8.5 are available

I am pleased to announce the release of Xen 4.11.1 and 4.8.5. Xen Project Maintenance releases are released in line with our Maintenance Release Policy. We recommend that all users of the 4.11 and 4.8 stable series update to the latest point release. These releases are available from their git repositories xenbits.xen.org/gitweb/?p=xen.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/stable-4.11 (tag RELEASE-4.11.1) xenbits.xen.org/gitweb/?p=xen.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/stable-4.8 […]

Citrix Releases Cumulative Update 2 for XenServer 7.1 LTSR

Citrix is pleased to announce the release of the second cumulative update (CU2) for XenServer 7.1. This update, which Citrix recommends applying at your earliest convenience, is strictly for customers running XenServer 7.1 LTSR. As with previous cumulative updates, this update includes fixes only, no new features are introduced with this update. To download XenServer 7.1 CU2, which can be installed using the full installation ISO or the update ISO, visit Citrix.com and log in with your Citrix account. Citrix recommends reading the XenServer 7.1 CU2 Release Notes prior to installing the update.  

LinuxLab 2018, in Florence

About my experience at the LinuxLab2018 conference, in Florence Continue reading →

Xen Orchestra 5.29

Brace yourselves, the November update is here. Some improvements in the VMs settings, an option for nested virtualization, as well as some UI fixes and enhancements. As always, the complete changelog is available here. Before jumping right into the Xen Orchestra update, some news about XCP-ng! XCP-ng security policy XCP-ng

Xen Orchestra 5.28

Everything you need to know about Xen Orchestra 5.28, our new versioning system, improvements to ACL's and the latest XCP-ng 7.6 release! New versioning system You may have noticed that our release numbering during the last few months could be confusing. The reason is that we decided to

Celebrating 15 Years of the Xen Project and Our Future

In the 1990s, Xen was a part of a research project to build a public computing infrastructure on the Internet led by Ian Pratt and Keir Fraser at The University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory. The Xen Project is now one of the most popular open source hypervisors and amasses more than 10 million users, and […]

XOA at Optanex - A case study

Optanex[1] is part of our Xen Orchestra partner program since 2016, located in Malta. They are our most performant partner in Europe. This case study is about the way Optanex is using Xen Orchestra in their infrastructure as well as the way they are promoting our solution to their

Why you should subscribe to Xen Orchestra

Xen Orchestra is a user friendly all in one administration tool. It allows you to effectively reduce the administration time for your infrastructure, easily delegate access to your teams and provide a complete range of backup solutions. All-in-One tool Reduce your administration time All the administration, management, backup and Cloud

Xen Project 4.10.2 and 4.9.3 are available

I am pleased to announce the release of Xen 4.10.2 and 4.9.3. Xen Project Maintenance releases are released in line with our Maintenance Release Policy. We recommend that all users of the 4.10 and 4.9 stable series update to the latest point release. These releases are available from their git repositories xenbits.xen.org/gitweb/?p=xen.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/stable-4.10 (tag RELEASE-4.10.2) xenbits.xen.org/gitweb/?p=xen.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/stable-4.9 […]

Xen Orchestra 5.27

September release! And it contains a LOT of enhancements and bug fixes. Let's take a tour of what's new. Missed our backup live webinar on YouTube? Catch up here! XCP-ng 7.5: don't miss the latest news about XCP-ng: software RAID 1 support during install and even a new net