Virtualization (COMPE 432) Course Details

Course Name: Virtualization
Code: COMPE 432
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Objective: The objective of this course is to provide students to gain knowledge and skills to perform virtualization on server and desktop base. The course content will cover technologies allowing multiple instances of OS to be run on a single physical system. Both server and desktop virtualization will be examined in detail and hypervisors, virtual machines, paravirtualization and virtual appliances will be discussed. Business benefits, costs and security implications of virtualization will also be addressed.
Content: Types of Virtualization, Hardware Virtualization, Hypervisors, Server Virtualization, Desktop Virtualization, Storage Virtualization, Application Virtualization, OS Virtualization requirements and techniques, Benefits and costs, Security Issues.
Term: Elective
Theory: 3
Application: 0
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 3
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