May 4, 2005 General meeting

CINLUG meetings are held on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00pm.

May 4, 2005 - General Meeting:

Presenter: Dr. Ram Rao of Hewlett-Packard

Topic: The Xen virtual machine monitor. Xen is a virtual machine monitor for x86 that supports execution of multiple guest operating systems with unprecedented levels of performance and resource isolation. Xen is Open Source software, released under the terms of the GNU General Public License. The Xen team has fully functional ports of Linux 2.4 and 2.6 running over Xen, and regularly use it for running demanding applications like MySQL, Apache and PostgreSQL. Any Linux
distribution (RedHat, SuSE, Debian, Mandrake) should run unmodified over the ported OS. For more information on Xen, visit

Location: EDS

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