Category archive for storage

An Overview of QEMU Storage Features

14 Sep 2020

This article introduces QEMU storage concepts including disk images, emulated storage controllers, block jobs, the qemu-img utility, and qemu-storage-daemon. If you are new to QEMU or want an overview of storage functionality in QEMU then this article explains how things fit together.

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Using virtio-fs on a unikernel

03 Nov 2020 — by Fotis Xenakis

This article provides an overview of virtio-fs, a novel way for sharing the host file system with guests and OSv, a specialized, lightweight operating system (unikernel) for the cloud, as well as how these two fit together.

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