Intel® Speed Select Technology – Base Frequency Priority CPU Management for Open vSwitch* (OVS*) Intel® Speed Select Technology – Base Frequency Priority CPU Management for Open vSwitch* (OVS*)

Describes how to configure Open vSwitch* (OvS*) with DPDK to ensure “priority” CPUs are used for packet processing activity to maximize throughput.
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