Secure Mobile Access 12.4 KVM Getting Started Guide


In hardware-assisted full virtualization, guest operating systems issue calls directly to the hardware. In paravirtualization, guest operating systems communicate with the hypervisor (KVM/QEMU) with an API (Virtio). This API defines paravirtual devices including Ethernet cards, disk I/O subsytems, and VGA interfaces with SPICE drivers.

For an overview of VirtIO, see

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