Andrea will provide a short high level view of the most notable milestones in the evolution of the Linux Virtual Memory over the years. He will then focus on the various Memory Management features such as Transparent Huge Pages(THP), automatic NUMA balancing and userfaultd/postcopy live migration of Kernel Virtual Machines (KVM). Andrea will cover best practices, providing the audience with an understanding of when and how to leverage these features in their environments.

Andrea Arcangeli, Red Hat

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