Are Operating Systems Obsolete?

August 3, 2007

“What Xen is, is a very thin layer of software that essentially presents to the operating system an idealized hardware abstraction,” said Simon Crosby, vice president of marketing for XenSource. The OS is no longer glued to the hardware but floats above it, talking to Xen as if it were the machine.

Source: Digg.com – Posted by: y3n0

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