Virtualization

This section describes how support for physical and emulated persistent memory devices, commonly referred to as Non-Volatile DIMMs (NVDIMMs), is provided through various virtualization and hypervisor technologies. The table below shows the supported features of each technology.

NVDIMM

Regions

Namespaces

FSDax

DevDax

Persistent Pools

QEMU Virtualization

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Docker Containers

No

No

No

Yes*

Yes*

Yes

VMWare VSphere

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes