Virtual Maestro: What is Ballooning in ESXi Host?

Virtual Maestro: What is Ballooning in ESXi Host?

Virtual Maestro: What is Ballooning in ESXi Host?

Ballooning in simple terms is a process where the hypervisor reclaims memory back from the virtual machine. Ballooning gets initiated when the ESXi host is running out of physical memory. The demand of the virtual machine is too high for the host to handle.


VMware Social Media Advocacy

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: