Article

Use Cases Benefiting from the Optimization of Small Networking Data Packets using DPDK, an Open Source Solution

The Data Plane Development Kit (DPDK) is a set of optimized data plane software libraries and drivers that can be used to accelerate packet processing on Intel® architecture.

Authored by David Mulnix (Intel) Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 16:40
Blog post

NFV topics at the Intel® Developer Forum, the DPDK and Network Builders Summit

The Intel® Developer Forum 2015 took place August 18–20 in San Francisco. Intel® also sponsored a day-long Data Plane Development Kit (DPDK) and Network Builders Summit on August 17, 2015. There were several interesting sessions at the conference relating to Network Functions Virtualization (NFV). In this blog post, we look at some of the highlights and share pointers to session slides or...
Authored by Emani, Ashok (Intel) Last updated on 03/05/2019 - 22:30
Video

Using DPPD PROX to Measure VNF Performance - Running the Tests

In the second of two videos, Luc Provoost shows you how to install and measure a VNF using DPPD (Data Plane Performance Demonstrators) and PROX (Packet Processing Execution Engine) on a simpl

Authored by Luc Provoost (Intel) Last updated on 03/05/2019 - 22:30
Video

How to Set UP DPDK For Your NFV Applications

Andrew Duignan demonstrates how to install and configure the Data Plane Development Kit, a set of libraries and drivers for fast packet processing that helps you meet the challenges of developing s

Authored by Andrew Duignan (Intel) Last updated on 03/05/2019 - 22:30
Video

Discover the Top 10 Differences Between NFV and Cloud Environments

If you come from a cloud computing background and are looking to learn about NFV (network functions virtualization), this video is for you.

Authored by Petar Torre (Intel) Last updated on 03/05/2019 - 22:30
Video

Using DPPD PROX to Measure VNF Performance - Setting Up Your System

High performance computing is essential for NFV applications.

Authored by Luc Provoost (Intel) Last updated on 03/05/2019 - 22:30
Article

Using Open vSwitch* with DPDK for Inter-VM NFV Applications

This article walks you through configuration of OVS with DPDK for inter-VM application use cases. Create an OVS vSwitch bridge with two DPDK vhost-user ports, each connected to a separate VM, then use a simple iperf3 throughput test to evaluate performance.
Authored by Emani, Ashok (Intel) Last updated on 03/05/2019 - 22:30
Article

What is OPNFV* and How Does Intel® ONP Align?

Learn about Open Platform for Network Functions Virtualization* (OPNFV*), how it relates to Intel® Open Network Platform (Intel® ONP), and how Intel is contributing to OPNFV.
Authored by Michael Lynch (Intel) Last updated on 03/05/2019 - 22:30
Article

Data Plane Development Kit: Get Started

This article steps you through getting started with the Data Plane Development Kit (DPDK), including building and testing a sample application, l2fwd. It then introduces you to the Data Plane Performance Demonstrator.
Authored by Sujata T. (Intel) Last updated on 03/05/2019 - 22:30