Anatomy of a KVM Guest - Prasad Pandit- FOSSASIA 2018

Published on: Saturday, 24 March 2018

Speaker: Prasad Pandit, Developer Red Hat

KVM, kernel based virtualization, turns the Linux kernel into an

hypervisor to provide full virtualization services. There is great deal

of work that happens in the background to create a guest environment

and provide various services securely.In this session we'll peek into the background to understand

how a KVM x86 guest environment comes to be, how/where do various

emulated peripherals fit in and how do they interacts with each-other,

the hypervisor and the hardware.

We'll also see examples of the the KVM Virtualization deployments

and the value it has brought to businesses.

Room: Training room 4-3
Track: Kernel & Platform
Date: Friday, 23rd March, 2018

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