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Xen Orchestra now available in Chinese

A quick post to tell you that Xen Orchestra is now available in Chinese! Go into your user settings and switch to it: Instantly, the whole app is now in simplified Chinese! Thanks a lot to Kaven Chen for the translation!

Please Welcome Our New Release Manager

Dear community members, I’m pleased to announce that Julien Grall will be the Release Manager for the next Xen release. The appointment was voted by the Committers and the vote passed. Julien has done excellent jobs in many aspects. He has been an active  developer for the past few years and contributed a lot […]

XO Backup reports in Nagios

Xen Orchestra and Nagios working together to provide you monitoring on your XenServer backup.

Xen Orchestra 5.4

New release of the complete web management solution for XenServer.

What You Need to Know about Recent Xen Project Security Advisories

Today the Xen Project announced eight security advisories: XSA-191 to XSA-198. The bulk of these security advisories were discovered and fixed during the hardening phase of the Xen Project Hypervisor 4.8 release (expected to come out in early December). The Xen Project has implemented a security-first approach when publishing new releases. In order to increase […]

Xen Orchestra backup reports to Slack

Use Xen Orchestra to send your XenServer VM backup reports to Slack.

Xen Project Maintenance Releases Available (Versions 4.6.4 and 4.7.1)

I am pleased to announce the release of Xen 4.6.4 and 4.7.1. Xen Project Maintenance releases are released in line with our Maintenance Release Policy. We recommend that all users of the 4.6 and 4.7 stable series update to the latest point release. Xen 4.6.4 Xen 4.6.4 is available immediately from its git repository http://xenbits.xen.org/gitweb/?p=xen.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/stable-4.6 […]

PCI Pass-Through on XenServer 7.0

Plenty of people have asked me over the years how to pass-through generic PCI devices to virtual machines running on XenServer. Whilst it isn't officially supported by Citrix, it's none the less perfectly possible to do; just note that your mileage may vary, because clearly it's not rigorously tested with all the possible different types of device people might want to pass-through (from TV cards, to storage controllers, to USB hubs...!). The process on XenServer 7.0 differs somewhat from previous releases, in that the Dom0 control domain is now CentOS 7.0-based, and UEFI boot (in addition to BIOS boot) is supported....

Better Together: PVS and XenServer!

XenServer adds new functionality to further simplify and enhance the secure and on-demand delivery of applications and desktops to enterprise environments. If you haven't visited the Citrix blogs recently, we encourage you to visit https://www.citrix.com/blogs/2016/10/31/pvs-and-xenserver-better-together/ to read about the latest integration efforts between PVS and XS. If you're a Citrix customer, this article is a must read! Andy Melmed, Senior Solutions Architect, XenServer PM  Read More

New XOA available

The new Xen Orchestra virtual Appliance is here. And it's awesome.