How to (Almost) Kill a Successful Project and Bring It Back to Life Again: Lessons Learned from the Xen Project (37 pages)

about two years ago: battling for a future • the prognosis was not good • distributions stopped facilitating xen • the foss community began to forget xen

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About Two Years Ago: Battling for a

Future

The prognosis was not good

Xen Hypervisor had been overtaken by a
commercial offering in IT mindshare

Xen Project had been overshadowed by another
Open Source Hypervisor in the community

Distributions stopped facilitating Xen

The FOSS Community began to forget Xen

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