Chapter 1. Introduction

1.1. About This Guide

The Red Hat Enterprise Linux Virtualization Tuning and Optimization Guide contains details of configurable options and settings, and other suggestions that will help you achieve optimal performance of your Red Hat Enterprise Linux hosts and guest virtual machines.
Following this introduction, the guide consists of the following sections:
  • Virt-manager
  • tuned
  • Networking
  • Memory
  • Block I/O
  • NUMA
  • Performance Monitoring Tools