XenServer 6.5.0 Service Pack 1 is now available on our website and SnelPanel, time to highlight a few features of this latest version.
Better VM density up to 1000 VMs per host
Virtual machine density has been increased to 1000 in this release. So if you are using XenServer as an OS on your dedicated server you will be able to run up to 1000 Virtual machines. The density varies based on the workload and your demands.
SP1 introduces GPU pass-through for Linux HVM guests and provides support for OpenGL and CUDA. Installation of supplemental packs can now be performed through XenCenter Update.
New features including Docker Support
XenServer 6.5 SP 1 includes two new features to improve deployments of Docker containers on XenServer. It provides support for CoreOS 633.1.0 Linux VMs including Cloud Config Drives for customized configuration. It also includes Container Management for CoreOS 633.1.0, Ubuntu 14.04 and RHEL/CentOS/OL 7.0.
In this version, XenCenter is improved in usability. The administration of XenServer environment is now more simple, quick and more intuitive.