Comments 6 Posted In Red Hat Virtualization red hat virtualization manager Latest response 2019-07-25T23:58:06+00:00 Can RHVM be installed to a VM and sit on one of the RHEV hypervisors? CY Started 2018-04-22T18:27:10+00:00 by Charlie Yan Newbie 18 points Log in to join the conversation Responses Sort By Oldest Sort By Newest TR Red Hat Active Contributor 150 points 23 April 2018 12:07 AM Tahlia Richardson Yes, this is possible if you set up a self-hosted engine: Self-Hosted Engine Guide The installation process is quite different from a standalone RHVM installation, so I recommend careful planning. BB Community Member 35 points 27 June 2018 10:38 AM Bozhan Boyadzhiev This is not good design, just look what procedures you'll face if you try to upgrade to next version after some time. https://access.redhat.com/labs/rhvupgradehelper/ MS Pro Community Member 414 points 28 June 2018 8:42 AM Mohammed Sadiq I am using the Self Hosted Engine for RHVM and it works perfectly . If any of the hypervisor is down it automatically switches to next availble hosted engine Hypervisor . BB Community Member 35 points 29 June 2018 8:02 AM Bozhan Boyadzhiev Nice, I didn't know that. Thanks JS Community Member 28 points 24 July 2019 12:51 PM Jonathan Shaw Non related, but can Virtualization Manager run on bare metal on a separate device or does it need to be on the same as the RHV Red Hat Guru 2340 points 25 July 2019 11:57 PM Marcus West Hi Jonathan, yes it can but you don't get the benefits of running RHV-M as a highly available instance. Installation docs can be found here.