The HPE Advanced Services zl Module with Citrix XenServer is a converged networking, computing, and virtualization solutions inside the 5400zl and 8200zl switch family that hosts one or multiple networking or business application inside the switch.
The HPE Advanced Services zl Module with Citrix Hypervisor, formerly XenServer is an open architecture platform that provides the capability to host one or multiple applications within the networking infrastructure. The solution has its own processor, storage, network interfaces, and memory - all of which are interconnected with a network switch ASIC on a single platform that hosts a virtualized environment, helping to ensure greater switching and multiapplication performance while reducing physical footprint, lowering power consumption, and consolidating management.
The HPE Advanced Services zl Module virtualized platform is installed into an HPE 5400 zl or 8200 zl series switch. Using virtualization management tools, applications and services can be installed and configured remotely.