Oracle VM Architecture
Discussing the Oracle VM architecture is difficult without also including the Xen architecture, the underlying technology. In this chapter, you learn about the different components of both. By understanding how the components work, you can administer, tune, and size the virtual environments within the Oracle VM system more effectively.
Oracle VM is a virtualization system that consists of both industry-standard, open-source components (mainly the Xen Hypervisor) and Oracle enhancements. Oracle does not use the stock Xen Hypervisor. Oracle has performed significant modifications and contributes ...