Hypervisor Configuration Basics¶
The node where the
nova-compute service is installed and operates on the
same node that runs all of the virtual machines. This is referred to as the
compute node in this guide.
By default, the selected hypervisor is KVM. To change to another hypervisor,
virt_type option in the
[libvirt] section of
and restart the
Specific options for particular hypervisors can be found in the following sections.