Liquid: A Scalable Deduplication File System for Virtual Machine Images


A virtual machine (VM) has been serving as a crucial component in cloud computing with its rich set of convenient features. The high overhead of a VM has been well addressed by hardware support such as Intel virtualization technology (VT), and by improvement in recent hypervisor implementation such as Xen, KVM, etc. However, the high demand on VM image… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/TPDS.2013.173


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@article{Zhao2014LiquidAS, title={Liquid: A Scalable Deduplication File System for Virtual Machine Images}, author={Xun Zhao and Yang Zhang and Yongwei Wu and Kang Chen and Jinlei Jiang and Keqin Li}, journal={IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems}, year={2014}, volume={25}, pages={1257-1266} }