- Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6 or 7 with the High Availability Add-On
- Using one or more RHEL libvirt/KVM hypervisor to provide VMs that may serve as High Availability cluster members
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Useful References and Guides
This guide offers Red Hat's policies, requirements, and limitations applicable to the use of RHEL
libvirt/KVM virtual machines as members of a RHEL High Availability cluster. Users of RHEL High Availability software components should adhere to these policies by installing only on the approved platforms in order to be eligible to receive assistance from Red Hat Support with the appropriate support subscriptions.
Consider general conditions for support of RHEL High Availability in virtualization environments
libvirt/KVM products/releases with RHEL High Availability: Red Hat provides support for RHEL 6 or 7 High Availability deployments consisting of members that are
libvirt/KVM virtual machines running on RHEL 6 or 7 hosts.
Mixed baremetal and
libvirt/KVM VM clusters: Red Hat provides support for clusters consisting of both baremetal systems and
libvirt/KVM virtual machines, subject to these other applicable policies.
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