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External Tutorials

  • Installing OpenSUSE 11.2 x86_64 Linux as PV DomU with Xen 4.0-unstable, PVOps Dom0 Kernel
  • Building a Rocks HPC Cluster with HVM: Video
  • How to Setup a Virtual Supercomputer Center or HPC Cluster using Xen Virtual Machines: Part 1, Part 2
  • Windows 7 HVM Virtual Machine on Xen 3.4.1 RC8 Dom0 Kernel 2.6.30 RC6 on OpenSUSE 11.1 32-bit Host: Link
  • Using Xen for Development and Testing of Supercomputer and HPC Cluster MPICH2 Applications Link
  • 2nd Iteration of the Super PI 32M Benchmark Test: Video; Set tsc_native=1 in Windows XP HVM Configuration
  • Intel VT-d: Direct Hardware Access to Graphics Card by Windows HVM Virtual Machines: Video; Xen 3.5 Unstable (Changeset 20143), VT-d, PVOps Dom0 Kernel, VGA Passthrough, HD audio passthrough, and Windows XP HVM guest
  • Live migration of a Windows 2008 R2 terminal server running as a virtual machine on a Xen-HA cluster: Video
  • 3D Gaming Benchmark Video 1, Video 2
  • Disk I/O Benchmark Results Video
  • Performance Test 7.0 Virtual CPU Benchmark Results Video
  • SiSoftware Sandra Virtual Process Benchmark Video 1, Video 2
  • Windows XP HVM Virtual Machine: Super PI 32M Benchmark Video with Intel Pentium Dual Core E6300 @ 2.8 GHz outperforms AMD Phenom II X2 550 BE clocked at 3.6 GHz

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