[svlug] Reminder: June 19th Linux Users' Group of Davis: Xen Virtualization
nbs at sonic.net
Mon Jun 19 09:00:57 PDT 2006
Reminder! The Linux Users' Group of Davis (LUGOD) meets tonight!
(Monday, June 19, 2006) from 6:30pm to 9:00pm.
The meeting will be held at:
Davis Public Library
315 East 14th St.
Davis, California 95616
Presentation: Xen Virtualization
Presented by: Luke S. Crawford
Xen is an Open Source virtual machine monitor for Intel-compatible
computers (the "x86" platform) that enables the execution of multiple
guest operating systems on a the same computer hardware.
Developed by the University of Cambridge, it has a design goal of being
able to run 100 full-featured operating system (OS) instances on a single
Xen provides secure isolation, resource control, quality-of-service
guarantees, and live migration of virtual machines.
Operating systems must be explicitly modified ("ported") to
run on Xen (although compatibility is maintained for user
applications). This enables Xen to achieve high-performance
virtualization without special hardware support.
For details on this meeting, visit:
For maps, directions, public transportation schedules, etc., visit:
pr at lugod.org
Public Relations Officer
Linux Users' Group of Davis
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