Product : Citrix, Citrix Hypervisor/8, Premium
Feature : Overview, Assessment, General
Content Owner:  Roman Macek
Citrix Hypervisor 8 Enterprise Edition includes features that are not available in the Standard Edition, focused on enterprise customers needs, as well as Citrix support:
- Live patching and automated updates
- Conversion manager for vSphere
- Dynamic Workload Balancing & Audit Reporting (WLB)
- Accelerate Citrix Provisioning Services performance

For Standard vs Enterprise edition, please check:
Citrix released Citrix Hypervisor 8 on April 125th 2019, this release added new features:

- online LUN resize for GFS2 SR (Premium Edition)
- support for guest OS disks larger than two terabytes (Premium Edition)
- increased number of Guest OS supported
- support for disk and memory snapshots for vGPU-enabled VMs (Premium Edition)
- Web-based help for XenCenter and Citrix Hypervisor Conversion Manager
- Experimental Guest UEFI boot

Citrix entered the Hypervisor market with the acquisition of XenSource - the main supporter of the open source Xen project - in Oct 2007. The Xen project continues to exist, see