Recent contributions to the Open vSwitch open source project have enabled further DPDK software accelerations in the datapath. The Open vSwitch 2.6.0 release provides users with a performant software dataplane for Network Functions Virtualization (NFV).
Many important enhancements were made to the DPDK-enabled datapath in the Open vSwitch 2.6.0 release. In this presentation, Ian and Ciara will describe several of these enhancements, including:
• Ingress & Egress Qos
• Jumbo frames support
• DPDK 16.07 Support
• vHost NUMA Awareness
• vHost User Client-Mode & Reconnect