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Follow the steps in this tutorial to set up OvS-DPDK on Ubuntu* Server 17.04 for a DPDK vhost-user inter-VM application use case. Use iPerf3* to validate your configuration.
Authored by Yaser A. (Intel) Last updated on 06/30/2017 - 08:38
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Three Ways to Build DPDK 2.0.0 with Open vSwitch

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Building vhost-user For OVS Today Using DPDK 2.0.0

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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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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 06/30/2017 - 08:38
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Open vSwitch* with Data Plan Development Kit Part 1: Quality of Service Configuration

Learn how to configure an egress policer Quality-of-Service (QoS) instance for a Data Plane Development Kit (DPDK) interface on Open vSwitch* (OvS). This article was written with network admin users in mind who wish to use QoS to guarantee performance for DPDK port types in their OvS server deployment.
Authored by Ian S. (Intel) Last updated on 06/30/2017 - 08:38
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