Docomo, NEC achieve 16 Gbps data speed on virtual machines

Tuesday 4 November 2014 | 08:51 CET | News
Japanese mobile operator NTT Docomo and NEC have completed proof-of-concept trials to confirm up to six times faster data transmission between multiple virtual machines by utilizing network interface cards (NICs) with Virtual eXtensible Local Area Network (VXLAN) offloading. The trials verified that a cloud system configured with open-source OpenStack Neutron, the cloud networking controller within the promising cloud management software OpenStack, is capable of up to 16 Gbps data transmission between virtual machines on two different physical hosts.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Dell EMC / NEC / NTT DoCoMo
Countries: Japan
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