by Alan Zeichick
To VT-D or Not to VT-D? A guide on whether to Utilize Direct Device Attach in your Virtualized System?Intel VT-D Direct Device Attach allows a Virtual Machine to control an entire PCI-E device (e.g. NIC) while bypassing any VMM interference. The performance benefit will be a dramatic reduction in CPU utilization, but the precise gain will vary.
Dr. Rao Mikkilineni, Member, IEEE
Fault, Configuration, Accounting, Performance and Security Management of Distributed Transactions
Dr. Rao Mikkilineni
There are actually 91 errors described in the article, but number 90 looks nicer in the title. The article is intended for C/C++ programmers, but developers working with other languages may also find it interesting.
This article shows a BKM on how to automate the static security analysis check done by the Intel® C Compiler for Linux.