[Announce] ACRN Open Source Ver1.5 Release Notes

Wang, Hongbo

Hi all,


We are very pleased to announce Version 1.5 release of ACRN. You can see the release blog from https://projectacrn.org/blog/ and detailed Release Notes in website https://projectacrn.github.io/latest/release_notes/release_notes_1.5.html .

Version 1.5 features:

  • Basic CPU sharing: Fairness Round-Robin CPU Scheduling has been added to support basic CPU sharing (the Service VM and WaaG share one CPU core).
  • 8th Gen Intel® Core ™ Processors (code name Whiskey Lake) are now supported and validated.
  • Overall stability and performance have been improved.
  • An offline configuration tool has been created to help developers port ACRN to different hardware boards.

Besides new features, in this release, there’re several reference documents available, including “Run Kata Container on Service VM”, “Supported Hardware”, “CPU Sharing”, “Using Windows as Guest VM”, etc.


To learn more about ACRN: ACRN is a flexible, lightweight reference hypervisor, built with real-time and safety-criticality in mind, optimized to streamline embedded development through an open source platform. Check out the ACRN project portal (https://projectacrn.org/) for more information.





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