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Does DigitalOcean support KVM or nested virtulzation ?

Posted March 3, 2021 813 views
Linux BasicsFAQDigitalOceanDebian 10Ubuntu 20.04DigitalOcean VPCDigitalOcean Droplets

Does DigitalOcean support KVM or nested virtualization ?
I want to create a linux instance which supports KVM.

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Hello @animeshj755

Currently, DigitalOcean Droplets support KVM or nested virtualization in all regions. We do not recommend nested virtualization on the platform because there is often very poor performance. Instead, containerization is normally the better option.

Best,
Dikshith