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Challenges of Upgrading a Virtual Appliance

@article{Karimi2012ChallengesOU,
  title={Challenges of Upgrading a Virtual Appliance},
  author={Kamran Karimi},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2012},
  volume={abs/1207.0546}
}
  • Kamran Karimi
  • Published 2012
  • Computer Science
  • ArXiv
  • A virtual appliance contains a target application, as well as the running environment necessary for running that application. Users run an appliance through a virtualization engine, freeing them from the need to make sure that the target application has access to all its dependencies on their physical computer. However, creating and managing a virtual appliance, versus a standalone application, requires special considerations. Upgrading a software system is a common requirement, and is more… CONTINUE READING

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