Active Ports: A Performance-Oriented Operating System Support to Fast LAN Communications

Abstract

The Genoa Active Message MAchine (GAMMA) is an ee-cient communication layer for 100base-T clusters of Personal Computers running Linux. It is based on Active Ports, a communication mechanism derived from Active Messages. GAMMA Active Ports deliver excellent communication performance at user level (latency 12.7 s, maximum throughput 12.2 MByte/s, half-power… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BFb0057908

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@inproceedings{Chiola1998ActivePA, title={Active Ports: A Performance-Oriented Operating System Support to Fast LAN Communications}, author={Giovanni Chiola and Giuseppe Ciaccio}, booktitle={Euro-Par}, year={1998} }