froscon2010 - PREVIEW

Free and Open Source Software Conference

Andre Steincke
Day Day 1 - 2010-08-21
Room HS3
Start time 10:00
Duration 01:00
ID 605
Event type Lecture
Track Administration
Language used for presentation German

Virtualization with KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine)

This presentation discusses the Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM) which is part of the Linux kernel since version 2.6.20 and is applied for virtualization techniques. An overview of virtualization in general and important tools necessary to attach and administer a guest is given. Furthermore, themes as the migration of virtual machines and high-availabilities are mentioned. Graphical administration tools as for example virt-manager are presented.