Linux KVM for System Engineers
Release Date:June 7, 2021
Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) is a virtualization infrastructure for the Linux kernel that turns it into a hypervisor. It was merged into the Linux kernel mainline in kernel version 2.6.20, which was released on February 5, 2007.In this quick training on KVM ( Kernel Based Machines) , we will discuss the following topics with appropriate LABs at end of the session: Quick Introduction to Hypervior and KVM: What is a Hypervisor? KVM Quick Intro, its Pros/Cons and TerminologyKVM Installation and ConfigurationLAB Details, Pre-Reqs for KVM InstallationKVM InstallationKVM Network ConfigurationKVM Storage Pool ConfigurationCreating Guest Virtual MachinesKVM AdministrationManagement of Guest Virtual MachinesBackup of Guest Virtual MachinesExpanding the disk sizes of Guest Virtual MachineGuest Virtual Machines Snapshot Create/RestoreRenaming a Guest VMIncreasing resources on of Guest Virtual MachinesCloning a guest VMTroubleshooting the KVM issues.