This talk provides an overview of the Xen Project eco-system and its main use-cases in a number of important market segments: it covers server virtualization, cloud computing and embedded, automotive and related. Lars Kurth highlights why the Xen Project is relevant in these market segments: he provides an overview of the Xen Project's architecture, relevant existing functionality and ongoing and planned developments. To complement the picture, he covers open-source projects that are related to Xen and are of interest for these use-cases. Excellent Software security is key to all of these use-cases. Thus, Lars specifically covers the Xen Project's security features, track record and touches on the project's security practices. He concludes with a few resources that help you get started with the Xen Project and highlight Internship Programs which the project supports.
The talk was delivered at Root Linux Conference 2017. Learn more: http://linux.globallogic.com/materials. The video is available at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sjQnAIJji4k