Live updating opeating systems using virtualization
EOS is a software platform for network programmability.EOS enables programmatic control of the network with end-to-end solutions, providing customers the ability to automate their network for reduced operational cost and improved responsiveness for managing workloads and workflows.
For example, if the host OS is running Windows, then any guest OSes on a portioned disk must also run windows.
In a virtualized environment, the guest OS can be different than the host OS.
Guest OSes are not always an alternative to the host OS.
is the core of Arista cloud networking solutions for next-generation data centers and cloud networks.
It doesn’t matter if you have the ideal server configuration for your workload if it doesn’t have the operating systems, control panels, database applications, and utility software you need.