Can User-Level Protocols Take Advantage of Multi-CPU NICs?

@inproceedings{Shivam2002CanUP,
  title={Can User-Level Protocols Take Advantage of Multi-CPU NICs?},
  author={Piyush Shivam and Pete Wyckoff and Dhabaleswar K. Panda},
  booktitle={IPDPS},
  year={2002}
}
User-level protocols and their implementations on smart and programmable network interface cards (NICs) have been alleviating the communication bottleneck for high speed interconnets . Most of the user-level protocols developed so far have been based on single-CPU NICs. One of the more popular current generation Gigabit Ethernet NICs includes two CPUs, though. This raises an open challenge whether performance of user-level protocols can be improved by taking advantage of a multi-CPU NIC. In… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 42 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 22 extracted citations

RiceNIC: a reconfigurable network interface for experimental research and education

Experimental Computer Science • 2007
View 16 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Addressing data compatibility on programmable network platforms

2005 Symposium on Architectures for Networking and Communications Systems (ANCS) • 2005
View 2 Excerpts

An efficient programmable 10 gigabit Ethernet network interface card

11th International Symposium on High-Performance Computer Architecture • 2005
View 1 Excerpt

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 references

Can user level protocols take advantage of multi-CPU NICs

P. Shivam, P. Wyckoff, D. Panda
Technical Report OSU-CISRC-08/01-TR09, • 2001
View 2 Excerpts

High-speed protocol implementations based on a multiprocessor architecture

M. Zitterbart
In Protocols for High Speed Networks, • 1999
View 1 Excerpt

Myrinet-a gigabit-per-second local-area network

Hot Interconnects • 1994
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…