SmartNICs – Paving the Way for 25G40G50G100G Speed NFV Deployments in OpenStack – #OpenStack

Red Hat and Netronome will address the growing demand for higher performance from the NFV datapath NFV applications running on virtualized infrastructure in OpenStack today must achieve 10G linerate. Mobile application VNF vendors demanding higher speeds with 25G, 40G & 100G links to server. Accelerated datapath options today and what lies ahead SR-IOV (in deployment) – bare-metal performance, switching operations (filtering, tunneling, bonding) requires external switch(ToR), VM-to-VM require

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