"With broad I/O connectivity support for Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 users, combined with our next generation network virtualisation capabilities, we provide a high performance, highly scalable solution for customers that enables the highest I/O operations per second (IOPS), low latency and improved network throughput," said
Forthcoming Emulex VNeX technology simplifies network scaling by enabling IT managers to adapt or provision the network as VMs start up, shut down, or move, based on the VM's specific workload requirement, thereby shifting available resources for other workloads on the logical network. Emulex VNeX virtual network offload technology further accelerates Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V Network Virtualisation by offloading Network Virtualisation using Generic Routing Encapsulation (NVGRE), allowing environments to more efficiently scale to meet the needs of customers while improving network throughput and reducing CPU overhead.
In addition, Emulex I/O technology and management addresses the following virtualised data centre needs:
Superior Gen 5 Fibre Channel Connectivity: Emulex LightPulse Gen 5 in-box driver support for Windows Server 2012 R2 increases the ability of virtualised platforms to scale cloud and virtual machine (VM) density to reduce costs, delivering more than 1.2 million I/O operations per second (IOPS) on a single port, the highest level of Fibre Channel adapter performance available today, which is needed for the pervasive deployment of virtualisation and data centre and public cloud infrastructures.
Support for Highly Virtualised and Shared Cloud Environments: Emulex Gen 5 FC adapters feature industry-leading performance with significantly increased IOPS and twice the data throughput of 8GFC adapters for highly virtualised data centres; greater VM density required for shared data centre and public cloud deployments; and the performance needed to match current and new Intel Xeon E5-2600 v2 servers with optimised handling of very large multi-core configurations.
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