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Xen makes it easy to checkpoint, restore, and migrate guest domains

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Executive Summary

If you've decided to deploy and manage a Xen-based environment, you'll need some detailed instructions and advice on best practices. This sample chapter from Running Xen: A Hands-On Guide to the Art of Virtualization explains what you need to know about checkpointing the state of a guest domain and how to implement both static and live migration of guests.

Title: Running Xen: A Hands-On Guide to the Art of Virtualization
Authors: Jeanna N. Matthews, Eli M. Dow, Todd Deshane, Wenjin Hu, Jeremy Bongio, Patrick F. Wilbur, Brendan Johnson
Chapter 13: "Guest Save, Restore, and Live Migration"
ISBN-13: 978-0-321-50472-2; copyright 2008 by Prentice Hall. Used with permission of the publisher. For more information, please visit InformIT.

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