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Getting 10Gbps from Xen: Safe and Fast Device Access from Unprivileged Domains

Solarflare Communications Inc.
Published:  Mar 13, 2008
Length:  10 pages

Solarflare’s creation of a ‘virtualization aware’ smart network adapter and modified Xen will allow direct, but safe, access to such adapters from guest operating systems in order to improve network performance.



Tagsdata center, semiconductor, 10gbe, solarflare, phy solutions, virtualization, ethernet networking, gigabit networking, network management