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Xen 4.4 Release Brings Major Features

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Published on 10 March 2014 10:00 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Virtualization
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Xen 4.4 has made it out into the world today after being under development for the better part of the year and seeing more than one thousand changes.

Xen 4.4 provides stable ARM support, improved libvirt support for libxl, a new scalable event channel interface, and many other changes. I've already written at length before about the big improvements to Xen 4.4 within Xen 4.4 Is On Approach With Many Features and Xen 4.4 Will Be Riding High With New Features.

Details on today's Xen 4.4 official release can be found via the Xen.org blog and the updated virtualization software can be downloaded from XenProject.org.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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