下一代的XenServer,研发代号为Dundee已于9月22日发布了Beta版本,在这一个版本XenServer相比之前在内核以及功能上做了相当程度的提升。

目前发布的主要功能如下:

Intel GVT-g virtual GPU for Windows  (Intel vGPU solution)

Software thin provisioning for SAN/Block storage

Support for SMB/CFIS storage

Support for offline storage migration

Support for NFSv4

Support for Open-FCoE

Improved Performance & Scale

  • Increased host memory:Support for up to 5 TB of system memory

  • Support for up to 1TB of memory per VM

  • Improved Dom0 responsiveness

  • Support for 240 physical CPUs

  • Enhanced Active Directory support

  • Increased size of Dom0 disk partitions

  • High performance/low latency storage IO

  • Higher throughput for Networking and storage IO

Support for new guests

  • SLED 11.3

  • SLED 12

  • Debian Jessie 8.0

Platform Improvements

  • Latest Xen hypervisor v4.6

  • Dom0 now uses Centos v7.0 for user space

  • Support for booting hosts using UEFI, anticipating the eventual retirement of BIOS configured servers

XenCenter Improvements

Health Check with CIS


更多详情请见官方地址:

http://www.citrix.com/downloads/xenserver/product-software/xenserver-tech-preview.html

http://xenserver.org/blog.html?view=entry&id=102