Virtualization News Archives
Xen Orchestra 5.0 Released With Several New Features

While Xen 4.7 was released this week as the latest for this virtualization hypervisor, the independent Xen Orchestra software that provides a web interface to Xen Server is out with its version 5.0 milestone.

24 June 2016 - Xen Orchestra 5 - 1 Comment
Handling I/O Bursts With QEMU 2.6

The recent release of QEMU 2.6 has support for allowing guests to do bursts of I/O for a configurable amount of time, whereby the I/O level exceeds the normally allowed limits.

24 May 2016 - IO Bursts - Add A Comment
Xen Orchestra 4.12 Brings New VM Features

Version 4.12 of Xen Orchestra is now available, the open-source project built around XenServer. The Xen Orchestra 4.12 release brings new features and is one of the few remaining before focusing on Xen Orchestra 5.

18 January 2016 - Xen Orchestra 4.12 - Add A Comment
Using UEFI/OVMF In VMs With Virt-Manager

If you are just a casual user of the Linux virtualization stack with the open-source virt-manager, you might not know that for months they have already been supporting UEFI-based installations inside virtual machines.

2 January 2016 - Virt-Manager 1.2 - 4 Comments
Dell Is Going To Buy Out VMware's Parent, EMC

After rumors were swirling last week that Dell was planning to buy EMC, the parent company of VMWare, for $50 billion USD, today that information was firmed up and the purchase price is actually $67 billion -- making it one of the largest tech deals ever.

12 October 2015 - Dell Buying EMC - 7 Comments

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