kvm

Even AMD can live migrate from Intel now with KVM...

Hmm, I always thought the big guys with the large labs and teams would already know that - but only today virtualization.info reports it as a big breakthrough: Migrating live from intel to AMD CPU's.

Red Hat acquires Qumranet - the KVM developers

Bad News for Xen: Qumranet, Developers of the KVM Kernel Virtual Machine, are being bought by RedHat.

Even though Redhat claims to support the Xen version in RHEL5 until 2014 - it seems obvious that with such a step, they won't be putting too much energy in Xen-based solutions, and have much more trust in the KVM technology.

PXE boot with KVM

While trying to boot KVM virtual machines via PXE, for testing of FAI on the developer workshop, I had some time to search for a solution to get this working.

It turned out, that the package maintainers remove the PXE boot images intentionally (to get rid of blobs):
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/kvm/+bug/193531

Good ideas from the KVM Guys

Just found KVMtest, a tool said to be used to record events to replay them - for example for running automated tests - in the case of the KVM guys for testing system installation and other stuff.
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