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Understanding VT-d: Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O

"VT-d" stands for "Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O". It is an Intel virtualization technology solution that provides hardware support for isolating and restricting device accesses to the owner of the partition managing the device.
Authored by David Ott (Intel) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:38
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Step by Step Guide on How to Enable 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's VT-d technology.

Authored by Aamir Yunus (Intel) Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:42
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General Introduction to Networking Technologies for the Packet Processing Plane

Efficiently integrating network hardware and software components to provide a unified solution to support different workloads can be a daunting task within the data center environment.  The network

Authored by David Mulnix (Intel) Last updated on 06/30/2017 - 08:38
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Intel® Open Network Platform Server Accelerates SDN and NFV Development

Intel® Open Network Platform Server team releases Version 1.2 offering developers a fully integrated open source solu

Authored by Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:05
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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 06/30/2017 - 08:38
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Next DPDK Community Meeting

Next DPDK Community Meeting

Authored by Last updated on 04/26/2017 - 15:48
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REPLAY: Data Center Optimization Webinar

Intel Data Center Optimization Showcase Presents:  Develop an Optimized SDN and NFV Environment using Intel Software and Hardware

Authored by Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 16:44
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Ubuntu 15.04 Provides Openstack Kilo Preinstalled for Easier Deployments on ONP Servers

The folks here at Intel see me as a bit of an Ubuntu fanboy.  For the most part, I spend a lot of time in the lab working on the ONP Server using CentOS.

Authored by Last updated on 06/14/2017 - 15:43
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Three Ways to Build DPDK 2.0.0 with Open vSwitch

SDK Setup Script

Authored by Last updated on 06/30/2017 - 08:38
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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

Authored by Last updated on 06/30/2017 - 08:38
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