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How to Configure and Deploy a Bare Metal Controller using OpenStack Ironic - Part 1

OpenStack is a virtualization environment supported by several operating systems. Over the years, Linux* distributions have become easier to install and configure, however, despite these improvements, installing an OS on a server is still time consuming. This series of blogs shows the steps to setup a bare metal deployment providing a reliable installation framework using containers.
Authored by Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 17:10
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How to Configure and Deploy a Bare Metal Controller using OpenStack Ironic - Part 2

This is the second post in a series of blogs about how to configure and deploy a bare metal controller using Ironic
Authored by Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 17:10
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How to Configure and Deploy a Bare Metal Controller using OpenStack Ironic - Part 3

This is the third post in a series of blogs about how to configure and deploy a bare metal controller using Ironic.
Authored by Last updated on 07/04/2019 - 17:10
Article

Set Up Intel® Clear Containers with Docker

Get started using the application with Docker on physical or virtual machines that run Linux.
Authored by James C. (Intel) Last updated on 06/12/2017 - 09:49
Video

Creating Virtual Functions Using SR-IOV

SRIOV mode allows partitioning of SR-IOV capability on Ethernet NIC resources logically, and expose them to a virtual machine as a separate PCI function called a “Virtual Function”.

Authored by Nancy Y. (Intel) Last updated on 09/11/2018 - 16:14
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How to Install DevStack* on CentOS*

This article shows step-by-step how to install DevStack on CentOS* 7 for those who are new to OpenStack.
Authored by Nguyen, Khang T (Intel) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 16:30
Article

Configure SR-IOV and Create a Set of Virtual Functions

SR-IOV enables configuration of a single physical network port to provide virtual functions (VFs) to a set of virtual machines (VMs). Learn how to configure SR-IOV by following the steps in this article.
Authored by Nancy Y. (Intel) Last updated on 07/13/2018 - 14:32
Article

How to tell a CPU model, When Running Under a Hypervisor that Hides a Real CPUID

When running in a virtual machine, you may never be sure which physical CPU you are running on - hypervisor can pass anything as CPUID to guests. For best performance, it helps to use the best instruction set supported by a physical CPU - be it AVX512, AVX2, AVX, SSE4.1, AES-NI, or other accelerated instruction sets. Enhanced Platform Awareness features use top-down approach to close this gap,...
Authored by alexander-komarov (Intel) Last updated on 07/12/2019 - 15:30
Video

Intel® QuickAssist Technology: Virtualization

This video provides an introduction to the virtualization use case with Intel® QuickAssist Technology Software.

Authored by Joel Auernheimer (Intel) Last updated on 02/05/2019 - 13:10
Article

Step by Step Guide on How to Enable Intel® VT-d and Perform Direct Device Assignment

This guide shows step by step instructions on how to "direct assign" Intel 85276 NIC to a virtual machine using Intel® VT-d technology.
Authored by Aamir Yunus (Intel) Last updated on 04/05/2019 - 15:39