KVM Scalability

Software512a
Software Architect with 501-1,000 employees
The scalability of the product is really high because of architecture. Since KVM is part of a Linux kernel, it gets a lot of the benefits of its location. It has a nice strategy of memory virtualization, which is also part of the kernel. Kernel location makes possible schemes of a vhost that boosts device performance. We currently have 300 users of KVM, with about two people as support staff. We do plan to increase usage in the future. So, we will be scaling up in the future. View full review »
Matias Sundman
System Architect at a aerospace/defense firm with 10,001+ employees
I think nine out of the ten supercomputers in the world use Linux KVM, so I think that attests to the fact that it is a scalable product. It scales really well. View full review »
Matias Sundman
System Architect at a aerospace/defense firm with 10,001+ employees
We have over 1000 users using the solution currently. View full review »
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