Christian Ehrhardt works for Canonical as a member of the Ubuntu Server team, with a particular focus on the DPDK. Before joining Canonical he was responsible to ensure performance for Linux and KVM on IBM System z Mainframes.
5 May 2016
DPDK is a fast moving project comprised of a set of libraries and drivers for fast packet processing. It utilizes polling threads, huge pages, numa locality and multi core processing to achieve low latencies and a high packet processing rate. Up until recently most guides to consume or experiment with DPDK looked like this: Download ...