Before you install OpenShift Virtualization, ensure that your OpenShift Container Platform cluster meets the following requirements:

In OpenShift Virtualization clusters installed using installer-provisioned infrastructure and with MachineHealthCheck properly configured, if a node fails the MachineHealthCheck and becomes unavailable to the cluster, it is recycled. What happens next with VMs that ran on the failed node depends on a series of conditions. See About RunStrategies for virtual machines for more detailed information about the potential outcomes and how RunStrategies affect those outcomes.

OpenShift Virtualization works with OpenShift Container Platform by default, but the following installation configurations are recommended:

To obtain an evaluation version of OpenShift Container Platform, download a trial from the OpenShift Container Platform home page.