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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
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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
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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
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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
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Network Recipes for an Evolving Data Center

The networking world is rife with buzz words like SDN, NFVs, Cloud, and Virtualized everything for network switches, routers, firewalls, load balancers, web servers, and other communication functions. Commodity NICs can replace expensive, specialized hardware devices for much less cost and can easily be reconfigured as requirements change. When you are ready for SDN/NFV, where to start, what to...
Authored by Last updated on 07/13/2018 - 14:32
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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
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Intel Solutions and Technologies for the Evolving Data Center

  One Stop for Optimizing Your Data Center From AI to Big Data to HPC: End-to-end Solutions
Authored by admin Last updated on 07/06/2019 - 16:40
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How to Set Up Intel® Ethernet Flow Director

This article shows how to configure Intel® Ethernet Flow Director, which can direct Ethernet packets to the core where the packet consuming process is running.
Authored by Robison, Clayne B (Intel) Last updated on 07/13/2018 - 14:32
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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
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Build Efficient 5G New Radio Base Stations on Intel® Xeon® Scalable Processors

To realize the benefits of virtual radio access networks (vRAN), general purpose processors must handle signal processing effectively.

Authored by DANIEL T. (Intel) Last updated on 03/21/2019 - 12:40