Preface

The Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization platform is a richly featured virtualization that provides fully integrated management across virtual machines with multiple hosts. It is based on Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM), the leading open source virtualization platform, and provides superior technical capabilities. The platform offers scalability in the management of a large number of physical hosts and virtual machines.

1. About This Guide

This guide explains how to use Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager's Representational State Transfer (REST) API. This document covers the fundamentals of the REST architectural concepts in the context of a virtualization environment and provides examples of the API in operation.