Podcast: Linux Virtualization Technology Alternatives

02/15/2007, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

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Kir Kolyshkin, Project Manager , OpenVZ Project .
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Different virtualization approaches (emulation, hypervisor-based, operating system-level) and their pros and cons are outlined. Details of the OS-level virtualization approach are given, using OpenVZ as an implementation example. Operating system features -- virtualization, isolation, resource management and checkpointing -- are described, as well as user-level tools. Possible usage scenarios of virtualization are presented.

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