XenSource to start XenEnterprise 4.0 beta program

Almost in same period both Virtual Iron and XenSource started their beta programs for upcoming version 4.0 of their virtualization hypervisors.

While Virtual Iron announced pre-opening of Virtual Iron 4.0 beta on July 1st, XenSource is doing so today, detailing some features expected in XenEnterprise 4.0 (and other Xen-based solutions company is offering today):

  • Pooled server and storage resources with XenMotion live relocation, enabling dynamic resource management
  • Open management integration via the new XenAPI for investment protection for software, skills and processes
  • The new XenCenter virtualization management console, delivering more powerful and unified configuration and administration

Registration form and beta bits are available today here.