Study of Virtual Machine and its applicationJournal: COMPUSOFT 'An International Journal of Advanced Computer Technology' (Vol.2, No. 7)
Publication Date: 2013-06-26
Authors : Ricky Mudaliar;
Page : 185-187
Keywords : Virtual Machine; VM; Hip Hop; PHP; HHVM;
A virtual machine is software that’s capable of executing programs as if it were a physical machine?it’s a computer within a computer. A virtual machine (VM) is a software implemented abstraction of the underlying hardware, which is presented to the application layer of the system. Virtual machines may be based on specifications of a hypothetical computer or emulate the computer architecture and functions of a real world computer.
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