Part V Virtualization

This section contains the following chapters:

  • Chapter 28, Linux Containers describes how to use Linux Containers (LXC) to isolate applications and entire operating system images from the other processes that are running on a host system.

  • Chapter 29, Using KVM With Oracle Linux describes how to use an Oracle Linux system as a hypervisor with Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM) and provides information on installing virtualization packages.

Note

Information about using the Docker engine to manage containers and images under Oracle Linux is provided in Oracle® Linux: Oracle Container Runtime for Docker User's Guide.