libvirt

libvirt

(LIBrary VIRTualization) An open source library that provides a common interface to Linux-based virtualization systems. It is typically used as an interface from a management console to the virtualization kernel. See oVirt.
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The server utilization is obtained through an operating system interface (/proc) and VM utilization can be obtained through the libvirt library.
x86_64 kernel in which KVM is used as a VMM and the versions of qemu-kvm and libvirt are 0.
The performance metrics of the virtual machines in this experiment were collected by tools such as libxenstat and libvirt [44, 45].
An open source technology for quick deployment of software development environments, Vagrant, coupled with libvirt support in Fedora 22's package repository, enables developers to more easily spin up Fedora Vagrant boxes for development and testing, and to share work with other team members.
Red Hat and eNovance plan to collaborate with the open source community and contribute NFV innovations to the OpenStack upstream, including work on Linux, KVM and libvirt enhancements to create an efficient VM for virtualized network functions (VNFs), and on accelerated packet processing and service chaining.
resulting in Red Hat's work to enable libvirt, the open source virtualisation
The diagrams in Figures 3 and 4 show a few of the network configurations enabled by the libvirt networking APIs:
These two xml configuration files were read by libvirt (KVM toolkit) to create two virtual segments.
3 [28], KVM virtual machine monitor [29] and the libvirt virtualization management library [30] in order to permit virtualization operations similar to the ones of IaaS.