Packet Processing on the GPU

  title={Packet Processing on the GPU},
  author={Matthew K. Mukerjee and Bruno Vavala},
Packet processing in routers is traditionally implemented in hardware; specialized ASICs are employed to forward packets at line rates of up to 100 Gbps. Recently, however, improving hardware and an interest in complex packet processing has prompted the networking community to explore software routers; though they are more flexible and easier to program… CONTINUE READING