I’ll take everything on aisle 2

In virtualization software, which of these is responsible for managing guest operating system resources?

A) Hypervisor

B) Virtual System Administrator (VSM)

C) Windows OS Manager

D) Virtualization Technology (VT)

E) My resources could use a bit more of everything

The answer: A) Hypervisor

The hypervisor is responsible for managing the video, storage, input, output, and all other resources used between the physical computer and the virtual guest operating systems.

Want to know more? Watch “Client Side Virtualization.”

The virtualization of operating systems is relatively common these days, and in this video you’ll learn about some of the requirements and techniques for running virtual operating systems on your desktop.