New mascot announced

I was very happy when I received the news from Stephen Spector, Community Manager of, that my suggestion for a mascot was chosen by the community. Back in 2008, Stephen was asking the community if they would like to have a mascot for Xen. Some suggestions were entered, sadly the shark and […]... Read More history

The community manager of just announced the availablity of a new overview of the history: It is very interesting for those who have been following Xen since it emerged in the world of virtualization. For me, the highlight of the history page are the old documents from 2005: Some of those […]... Read More

Xen 4.0 released!

Today announced the availability of Xen 4.0. Many people thought that Xen was dead and would have no chance against the “mighty” KVM solution, but well, the facts talk another language. If you look a little bit closer you can see that a) most clouds are powered by Xen and b) the new features […]... Read More Mascot Contest Panda Mascot Contest – Vote for your favorite!

Stephen Spector, community manager of, recently started the Mascot Contest Vote. The community now has the opportunity to vote for the new mascot. Weeks ago, blog readers were able to submit a mascot idea, afterwards an external artist drew the images. I must say that I am very impressed by his […]... Read More