29.2 Oracle VirtIO Drivers for Microsoft Windows

The Oracle VirtIO Drivers for Microsoft Windows are paravirtualized drivers for Microsoft Windows guests that are running on KVM hypervisors.

The Oracle VirtIO Drivers for Microsoft Windows improve performance for network and block (disk) devices on Microsoft Windows guests and resolve common issues.

The following instructions describe how to install, use, and troubleshoot the Oracle VirtIO Drivers for Microsoft Windows. Note that these instructions are intended for users and administrators of guests that are running the Microsoft Windows operating system in virtualized environments, where KVM is the hypervisor.