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Three Ways to Build DPDK 2.0.0 with Open vSwitch

SDK Setup Script

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Building vhost-user For OVS Today Using DPDK 2.0.0

UPDATE:  16 June 2015 - The vhost-user patch was accepted and committed

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User Space Networking Fuels NFV Performance

It is an exciting time to be a software developer in the networking space and as the roles of engineer are changing so too are the rules.

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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
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OpenStack* Enhanced Platform Awareness

Enhanced Platform Awareness (EPA) relies on a set of OpenStack Nova* features called Host Aggregates and Availability Zones. The Nova scheduler uses these objects to determine which host a guest should be launched on based on the capabilities of the host and the requested features of the virtual machine (VM). This article demonstrate how EPA can be used by the operator in OpenStack deployments...
Authored by Last updated on 07/13/2018 - 14:32
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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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Implementing an OpenStack Security Group Firewall Driver Using OVS Learn Actions

This article presents a firewall for OpenStack’s Neutron project that is based entirely on Open vSwitch rules. The firewall is based on "learn action" and uses the same public API to talk to the Neutron agent as the existing Linux Bridge firewall implementation, making it a straight swap for people already using OVS.
Authored by Last updated on 02/13/2019 - 13:08
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OpenStack* Enhanced Platform Awareness

Enhanced Platform Awareness (EPA) relies on a set of OpenStack Nova* features called Host Aggregates and Availability Zones. The Nova scheduler uses these objects to determine which host a guest should be launched on based on the capabilities of the host and the requested features of the virtual machine (VM). This article demonstrate how EPA can be used by the operator in OpenStack deployments...
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Neutron Quality of Service in OpenStack

Quality of Service (QoS) refers to the overall performance of a network and is used in telephony and computer networks to describe the customer’s experience with the network.

Authored by David S. (Intel) Last updated on 07/13/2018 - 14:32
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How to Install the Python* Version of Intel® Data Analytics Acceleration Library (Intel® DAAL)

Intel® Data Analytics Acceleration Library (Intel® DAAL) is a software solution that offers building blocks covering all the stages of data analytics, from preprocessing to decision making. The beta version of Intel DAAL 2017 provides support for the Python* language.
Authored by Gennady F. (Blackbelt) Last updated on 08/27/2019 - 14:30