M2 is a core component of the Massachusetts Open Cloud and an Image Management System(IMS) that (i)provisions numerous nodes as quickly as possible while preserving support for multitenancy using the Hardware Isolation Layer (HIL) and (ii)introduces the image management techniques that are supported by virtual machines, with little to no impact on application performance.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://copr.fedorainfracloud.org/coprs/iballou/m2/