Virtualization Techniques (IN2125) (Lecture)
|Language of instruction||English|
This lecture will be held in English.
Email Lecturer: Josef Weidendorfer
Time: Every Wednesday, 14:00 - 16:30 (15 min break in the middle).
Location: Hybrid - FMI 00.13.009A and via https://live.rbg.tum.de/
First lecture: Wednesday, October 19, 2022. Last lecture: February 8, 2023.
Time/Date: Wedmesday. March 1, 2023, at 11:30. Please be there 10 minutes early.
Duration: 75 minutes.
Lecture content covered by the exam: up to slide 31 in chapter System-VMs.
An example exam from WS10/11 can be found here (exam will be 75 minutes not 60 minutes as this one from WS10/11).
During the semester, instead of the lecture, there will be 3 labs spanning the timeframe of one lecture each, with date announced in advance. Topics for the labs are getting insights into the working of a process VM, Java JVM, and a system VM.
|Date||Topic||Comments / Material|
|Oct 19||Organization / Introduction||Slides Organization, Slides Intro, Homework 1|
|Oct 26||Introduction (2)|
|Nov 2||Introduction (3) / ISA Emulation (1)||Slides ISA Emulation, Homework 2. C file for Homework 2|
|ISA Emulation (2)||Discussion Homework 2 Task 1|
|Nov 23||Lab 1: Valgrind (14:00 - 17:00)||Task sheet, Observer skeleton, IISCW Tutorial|
|Nov 30||ISA Emulation (3)|
|Dec 7||Process-VMs (1)||Slides Process VMs, example solution HW 2 Task 3, other solution|
|Dec 14||Process-VMs (2), HLL-VMs (1)||Slides HLL-VMs|
|Dec 21||HLL-VMs (2)|
|Jan 11||Lab 2: JVM||Task sheet, Jasmin, Verifier, JVM source|
|Jan 18||System-VMs (1)||Slides System VMs|
|Jan 25||System-VMs (2)|
|Fab 1||Lab 3: SystemVMs||Task sheet, lguest Paper|
|Feb 8||System-VMs (3), Exam Q&A||C file solution for Homework 2|
|March 1||Exam||See above|
A student presentation, done well, will give you a bonus grade of 0.3 for the final exam.
Should be 15-20 min. Topics can be motivation/techniques/benchmarks of existing VM implementations, for example (also propose your own!): related to Process-VMs: QEmu, Rosetta, related to OS-level virtualisation: Docker, Singularity. Related to HLL-VM: platform (bytecode) used in Python, .NET related to System-VMs: Xen, KVM
- 7.12.22: Chip8
- 14.12.22: Docker
- 25.1.23: EVM
- (updated when students ask for dates/topics)