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September 25 - 27 | Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Wednesday, September 26 • 15:10 - 15:20
Lightning Talk: Bringing User Space Networking to CNI - Billy McFall, Red Hat

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Telco and NFV use-cases bring a whole new set of requirements to a deployment scenario. From higher port count and faster packet speeds to lower latency and zero packet loss. Many virtualized environments using virtual machines turned to user-space networking to address these tougher requirements. User-space networking moves the packet processing out of the Linux kernel and into user-space using open-source projects like DPDK.

Telco industries are now looking to move to a Cloud-Native based architecture and are placing the same set of requirements on the container world. Intel, Nokia and Red Hat have joined forces to create a POC for a User Space CNI plugin that will allow containers to be deployed with user-space based interfaces. Attempting to be implementation agnostic, our POC is designed to work with multiple DPDK based implementations (currently OVS-DPDK and VPP).

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Billy McFall

Sr. Principal Software Engineer, Red Hat
Billy McFall is a software engineer in the Office of the CTO at Red Hat, Inc. He working on user-space networking, and a contributor to FD.io/VPP. He has worked on DPDK based solutions for over 5 years and Layer 2 networking equipment for over 15 years.


Wednesday September 26, 2018 15:10 - 15:20
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