Product : Citrix, Citrix Hypervisor/8, Standard
Feature : Overview, Assessment, General
Content Owner:  Roman Macek
Citrix Hypervisor 8 Standard Edition includes Citrix support. It extends alignment with XenApp and XenDesktop release cycles while the expanded XenServer Enterprise entitlement ensures you can leverage unique app and desktop performance integrations only available with XenServer. 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