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OpenVZ Available on Red Hat

HERNDON, Va. -- The OpenVZ project ( today announced availability of its operating system (OS) server virtualization software for the upcoming Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (RHEL5) kernel.

"This provides a great base with solid device support and code stability, which we will use as the basis for future OpenVZ software," said Kir Kolyshkin, manager of the OpenVZ project. "We continue to keep in step with the latest Linux releases to serve users in the open source community."

The RHEL5 kernel is a modified 2.6.18 kernel, with improvements in the following areas:

- driver support and bug fixes, including SATA, SCSI, Ethernet, Infiniband, wireless;

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