To be fair, VMware ESX server has had the majority of these new features for a while. However, VARs can now start offering XenEnterprise 3.2 as a solid alternative to those customers who have simple virtualization needs. XenEnterprise 3.2 is getting closer to being a complete alternative for VMware, but still has some work to do. However, for SMBs, the features and price may be just right.
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