The KVM Hypervisor Extends Familiar Tools to Linux on the Mainframe

As the open source ecosystem grows, open standards are increasingly important, writes Shirley S. Savage in IBM Systems magazine. Long a champion of Linux, IBM is deepening its support for the system on the mainframe, according to Savage, by providing a missing link for z Systems users: “That link is a Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM), an open-standards-based hypervisor designed to take advantage of the z Systems platform.”  

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