Tuesday, July 28, 2020

KVM on IBM Z at Virtual SHARE

Don't miss our session dedicated to Secure Execution at this year's virtual SHARE:
Protecting Data In-use With Secure Execution, presented by Reinhard B├╝ndgen, 3:50 PM - 4:35 PM EST on Tuesday, August 4.

Thursday, July 2, 2020

RHEL providing unlimited KVM Guests on IBM Z

Red Hat has announced a new offering for IBM Z and LinuxONE here.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux for IBM Z with premium support also includes
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extended Update Support add-on (new)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux High Availability add-on (new)
  • Red Hat Smart Management (new)
  • Red Hat Insights (new)
  • Unlimited virtual guests (KVM)

Thursday, April 30, 2020

QEMU v5.0 released

QEMU v5.0 is out. For highlights from a KVM on Z perspective see the Release Notes.

Redbook on KVM on Z

A new Redbook titled "Virtualization Cookbook for IBM Z Volume 5 KVM" is available now. Among others, it covers tasks such as installation, host configuration and guest deployments for Linux distributions by Red Hat, SUSE and Ubuntu.