host operating system


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host operating system

The first OS installed in a computer. In a virtual machine environment, there may be a host operating system that interacts with the virtual machine monitor, which manages the virtual machines. Contrast with a "bare metal" hypervisor, in which the virtual machine monitor is the base operating system in the computer. For details, see virtual machine monitor.
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Windows XP 32-bit Internet Explorer 7 virtual application running side-by-side with Windows 7 64-bit Internet Explorer 11 from the host Operating System. Completely functional and seamless user interface.
The typical solution of the problems is the use of the firewall and antivirus software installed in the host operating system (see Fig.1, a)).
They do modify their host operating system, however, at least to the extent that they are started as part of the boot process.
VTL solutions tend to run faster than even ATA arrays, as no host operating system or file system is required.
New features in Workstation 5 include the ability to connect multiple virtual machines together with configurable network segments to simulate and test complex multi-tier applications, cloning virtual machines so multiple users can share its base installation, and new 64-bit host operating system and processor support.
With this mechanism, the host operating system need only send simple commands (e.g., "create," "open," "read," "write") to access the storage device.
AppRadar also monitors for attackers trying to gain access to the host operating system through the database.
Much of Gilkes' confidence in SavaJe's software lies in the inherent security of Java, which provides the entire basis of the platform, allowing SavaJe-based devices to run without need of an underlying host operating system such as Windows Mobile or Symbian OS.
Unlike RAID-based systems, JBOD recorders are not limited by a host operating system.
The USB stack also enumerates USB devices and simulates a plug and play environment with the host operating system when the USB supports external devices.
After saving the kernel registers of the host operating system, the monitor installs its own exception handlers and takes over all remaining system memory.
Unlike other redundancy schemes for Gigabit Ethernet, the SysKonnect solution is completely independent of the host operating system, protocols used, or the brand of server.