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KVM Virtualization Cookbook by Konstantin Ivanov

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What this book covers

Chapter 1, Getting Started with QEMU and KVM, provides recipes for installing and configuring QEMU, creating and managing disk images, and running virtual machines with the qemu-system utility.

Chapter 2, Using libvirt to Manage KVM, covers everything that is needed to install, configure, and run KVM instances using libvirt. You will learn what packages and tools are required, along with different ways of configuring virtual machines using XML definition files. By the end of this chapter, you will have a Linux system with running KVM instances.

Chapter 3, KVM Networking with libvirt, will present recipes for working with the Linux Bridge and Open vSwitch and will demonstrate how to connect KVM instances using NAT, bridged, ...

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