Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 v3 Accelerates Hadoop HDFS Encryption

The latest Intel® Xeon® processor with embedded Intel® Advanced Encryption Standard New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI) and the latest Cloudera distribution of Hadoop accele

Authored by Nguyen, Khang T (Intel) Last updated on 04/29/2016 - 14:38

Enabling Multibuffer for AES-CBC Encryption in Apache* and nginx*

The OpenSSL* library v1.0.2 introduces the multibuffer enhancements for AES. Multibuffer significantly increases the performance of CBC mode encryption by processing multiple TLS records in parallel on a single hardware thread. As shown in the white paper Improving OpenSSL Performance, the multibuffer enhancements to AES-CBC encryption can result in a 50 to 100% increase in throughput. This makes...
Authored by John M. (Intel) Last updated on 11/03/2015 - 12:00
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