If you are one of those people who strive to connect to local USB peripherals from Xen guest OS, this guide is just what you need. In this article, we're going to tell you about two simple ways to enable Xen USB passthrough. Read on to find out how easy it is to share USB devices using a dedicated software solution.
What is Citrix Hypervisor?
Citrix Hypervisor (formerly XenServer) is a complex server virtualization platform with built-in enterprise-class features that allows you to easily manage mixed operating systems, storage and data exchange configurations.
Citrix Hypervisor provides an efficient way of building a scalable system, as it can be used on the server hardware without any underlying OS. This hypervisor is designed to virtualize hardware components like hard drives, ports, devices, etc. making them available to guest operating systems started on it.