Brussels / 4 & 5 February 2017


20 years of Linux Virtual Memory

From simple server workloads to cloud virtualization

Andrea will provide a high level perspective of the most notable milestones in the long term evolution of the Linux Virtual Memory and Virtualization subsystems. In addition, Andrea will explore recent advances in Memory Management related to the KVM Virtualization Hypervisor, such as NUMA balancing, THP, KSM and userfaultfd/postcopy live migration. Andrea will cover best practices, providing the audience with an understanding of when and how to leverage these features in their environments.


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