Under the hood, KVM and QEMU working together | CHANGE as a Service

Memo, I wanna learn more! good post!

KVM needs Qemu (emulator) for full hypervisor functionality. QEMU is self-sufficient and  KVM is really a Linux kernel module for exploiting VT-extenstions to act as driver for the physical CPU capabilities.

So, we can say QEMU needs KVM’s performance boost and  KVM by itself cannot provide the complete virtualization solution, it needs QEMU.

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