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August 28, 2008  7:44 AM

Xen version 3.3 enhances performance, scalability to open source hypervisor



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
Citrix XenServer, Embedded Virtualization, hardware, Intel, Open source, Oracle VM, Servers, Sun xVM, Virtual machine, Virtualization platforms, Xen, XenSource

Xen.org announced the release of a new version of the project's open source hypervisor, Xen 3.3 today, with enhancements to security, performance and scalability. Xen logo

June 10, 2008  1:36 PM

Performance management’s next frontier



Posted by: Lauren Horwitz
Virtual machine, Virtualization, Virtualization Log, Virtualization management, VMware, Xen, XenSource

Megan Santosus is a features writer for SearchServerVirtualization.com. VMware Inc.’s recent acquisition of B-hive Networks is indicative of just how much of a wrench virtualization...


March 20, 2008  11:50 AM

Citrix XenServer to ship in HP ProLiant servers



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
Citrix XenServer, Servers, Virtualization, Xen, XenSource

Citrix Systems, Inc. today announced a development and distribution agreement with Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) to integrate an HP-specific version of Citrix XenServer into 10 models of 64-bit HP ProLiant...


February 27, 2008  10:41 AM

VMware’s “rookie” Seminar too lightweight



Posted by: Bridget Botelho
Application virtualization, Desktop virtualization, VDI, Virtual machine, Virtualization, Virtualization management, Virtualization strategies, VMware, XenSource

With virtualization adoption teetering on mainstream, I am sure it is difficult for VMware to find the balance between what to explain about the technology and what is considered common knowledge. Judging by a show of hands, a lot of what the 40-or so IT admins who attended


January 14, 2008  4:44 PM

SearchServerVirtualization.com Products of the Year – Not without their share of snubs



Posted by: cwolf
Chris Wolf, High availability and virtualization, Linux and virtualization, Microsoft, Virtual Iron, Virtual machine, Virtualization, Virtualization management, Virtualization platforms, Virtuozzo, VMware, Xen, XenSource

Fortunately for me, my job never requires me to determine vendor awards. However, Alex Barrett and the SearchServerVirtualization.com staff aren't so lucky. While it's great to have the power to name Products of the Year, it also means that you're stuck hearing complaints from everyone that...


January 2, 2008  4:49 PM

VMware goes on the offensive



Posted by: cwolf
Chris Wolf, Microsoft, Virtual Iron, Virtualization management, Virtualization platforms, Virtuozzo, VMware, Xen, XenSource

Note: Reposted with the author's permission from Burton Group's Data Center Strategies blog. If you haven't seen


September 6, 2007  9:36 AM

On the eve of VMworld, XenSource announces embedded hypervisor



Posted by: Alex Barrett
Product announcements, VMworld, Xen, XenSource

Rumors of an embedded VMware ESX have been circulating for some time, but yesterday, XenSource Inc. beat VMware to the punch with the announcement of an embedded version...


August 21, 2007  8:57 AM

Citrix’s Acquisition of XenSource – Chris Wolf sounds off



Posted by: cwolf
Application virtualization, Chris Wolf, Desktop virtualization, Linux and virtualization, Microsoft, Red Hat, VDI, Virtual Iron, Virtual machine, Virtualization, Virtualization platforms, Virtualization strategies, VMware, Xen, XenSource

Chris Wolf, Burton Group senior analyst, analyzed Citrix's acquisition of XenSource in a recent Burton Group blog post. He sizes up the situation, saying:

"While having the technology is one thing, bringing it to market is an entirely separate issue. This is where the Citrix acquisition...


August 21, 2007  8:56 AM

Citrix and Xen – the Fruity Flavored Path to Nirvana



Posted by: Joe Foran
Application virtualization, Desktop virtualization, Joseph Foran, Uncategorized, Virtualization platforms, Xen, XenSource

XenSource is now going to be a part of Citrix, an interesting move that answers a question that a lot of Citrix...


August 8, 2007  3:30 PM

XenSource’s Bold Storage Play



Posted by: cwolf
Chris Wolf, Virtual machine, Virtualization, Virtualization management, Virtualization platforms, VMware, Xen, XenSource

XenSource recently announced a partnership with Symantec that paves the way for Veritas Storage Foundation to be embedded in XenEnterprise 4.0, expected to ship Q307. Note that the OEM includes a fully licensed, unrestricted version of Storage Foundation. The majority of enterprises today rely on...


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