March, 28, 2017, 08:29 mobile  ][  amdzone.it  ][  atizone.it  ][  enboard  ][  forumzone.it  ][  hwsetup.it  ][  nvidiazone.it  ][  unixzone.it 
 

 

   
Our Tags
Feed RSS
Sitemap
Contact us
About us
Reload
         your source for 3dfx and games
 
Home   ][   News   ][   Games   ][   Articles   ][   3dfx Hardware   ][   3dfx Software   ][   Video   ][   Components   ][   Tools   ][   Forums
 








 
Main

News
Headlines
Games
Articles
3dfx Hardware
3dfx Software
Video Cards
Components
Tools
File Browser
Communities
Contact Us

Voodoo Cards
3dfx Headlines
3dfx Articles
Voodoo1
Voodoo2
Banshee
Voodoo3
Voodoo4/5
VoodooTV
Latest Drivers
Our Releases
Hot Files
 
Games Settings
 
Best Settings
 
TnL Patches
 
MesaFX
 
WickedGL
 
Glide 3x
 
Official FAQ
 
Just For Fun
 
Main menu
Components

Processors
Motherboards
RAM Memories
Video Cards
Audio Cards
HDDs/SSDs
Optical Burners
Web Connectivity
Drivers Index
Main menu

Video Cards

AMD/ATI
Matrox
NVIDIA
S3 Graphics
XGI
Main menu

Tools
Antivirus
Benchmarks
Data Recovery
Mastering
Screensavers
Video
File Sharing
Tweakers
3D-Analyze
Windows Tools
Uninstallers
Mobile Phones
Tools Index
Main menu
Games
Bonus Packs
Demos
DirectX
Latest MAME
Patches
Screenshots
System Requirements
Trailers
Main menu
Communities
 
 06.02.2006   I/O Virtualization Technology by AMD
 

IDC Virtualization Forum, New York -- February 7, 2006 --AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced the broad availability of its I/O virtualization technology specification. Demonstrating continued leadership in evolving the industry-standard x86 processor architecture, AMD is making this technology available through royalty-free licenses that are designed to encourage its widespread adoption by hardware and software developers. By defining a set of technologies that can be directly built into a computer’s I/O bridges, AMD’s I/O virtualization technology is designed to extend the benefits of CPU-assisted virtualization by addressing the performance bottlenecks and security issues that can be encountered when virtualizing I/O devices in x86-based servers, desktops, and notebook computers.

“Continuing our leadership role, AMD’s I/O virtualization technology is expected to provide performance benefits in commercial servers, but it also opens the door to new and exciting uses for virtualization in desktop and notebook PCs, where device virtualization is particularly challenging,” said Marty Seyer, senior vice president, Commercial Business and Performance Computing, Microprocessor Solutions Sector, AMD. “We have embraced the industry’s ecosystem, and are very pleased to continue our collaborative approach to the development of AMD’s virtualization technology by sharing this specification publicly and making it available through licenses across the hardware and software development community.”

AMD’s collaborative approach to providing the industry with leading edge technology designed to enable virtualization solutions is also demonstrated through ongoing and strategic alliances with industry leaders including Microsoft, VMware and XenSource.

“Virtualization helps customers overcome the physical boundaries and underused capacity of IT systems, and is a key stepping stone for customers to increase operational efficiency and become more dynamic and responsive to business needs,” said Jeff Price, senior director, Windows Server Division, Microsoft Corp. “Microsoft is working closely with AMD to help open the way for a new class of innovation, to make IT systems not only more cost-effective, but also more secure, manageable, and interoperable.”

"VMware's virtual infrastructure software has revolutionized the way customers run their data centers," said Raghu Raghuram, vice president, platforms products at VMware. "An important enabler of this is our collaboration with key partners to help ensure that the mix of hardware and software innovation delivers the highest performance, most robust virtualization possible. We look forward to working with AMD on I/O virtualization to further advance the state-of-the-art in virtual infrastructure and to help ensure that virtualization on AMD64 technology-based systems is optimized to serve the needs of enterprise customers."

“Assisted virtualization for I/O devices is the next logical step in hardware virtualization,” said Simon Crosby, chief technology officer, XenSource, Inc. “The open availability of AMD’s I/O virtualization technology underscores that AMD is aligned with XenSource in their efforts to lead the industry forward by developing open and open-source x86-based virtualization technologies.”

AMD’s CPU virtualization technology (formerly referred to by the code name “Pacifica”) delivers CPU efficiencies to traditional software only-based virtualization approaches. AMD I/O virtualization technology complements and extends these efficiencies by providing mechanisms to support virtualization software in managing, partitioning, and securing I/O devices, which is anticipated to result in improved performance and less implementation complexity in providing I/O in virtual environments.

AMD’s I/O virtualization technology is expected to be supported by all AMD processors in mid-2006, and is also anticipated to be implemented in chipsets and core logic designed for AMD64-based platforms in 2006. The AMD I/O virtualization technology specification download, together with technology overviews and guidance to software developers who are designing virtualization solutions for 64-bit technology, can be found at http://developer.amd.com.



Source: AMD Press Release
Links


Tags: amd  |  i/o  |  tecnologia  |  virtualizzazione

 PREVIOUS MORE NEWS GO BACK NEXT 


[ Go Back ]

Latest News
Free & Open Source Archive Manager: PeaZip 6.4.0 - Windows 10 Ready

La locandina leaked del game Destiny 2 svela la data di lancio del titolo

Free FTP & SFTP Client: Core FTP LE 2.2.1889 - SFTP & HTTPS Ready

CloneSpy 3.3.4 libera spazio su disco rimuovendo i file duplicati

Free Internet Security Utilities: Windows Firewall Control 4.9.6.0

MSI annuncia la video card non reference GeForce GTX 1080 Ti GAMING X 11G

Network Monitoring & Security Tools: Kerio Control Firewall 9.2.2 build 2172

Gli schemi a blocchi dei chipset X399 e X390 di AMD per piattaforme HEDT

DELL commercializza il monitor 8K UltraSharp UP3218K: specifiche e prezzo

AMD rivela le opzioni di capacità della memoria HMB2 integrata nelle GPU Vega
more News 
Latest Utilities Latest Drivers
PeaZip 6.4.0

Core FTP LE 2.2.1889

CloneSpy 3.3.4

Windows Firewall Control 4.9.6.0

Kerio Control Firewall 9.2.2 bui...
more Utilities 
AMD Radeon Software Crimson ReLi...

AMD Radeon Software Crimson ReLi...

AMD Radeon Software Crimson ReLi...

AMD Radeon Software Crimson ReLi...

AMD Radeon Software Crimson ReLi...
more Drivers 
Latest Trailers Latest Screenshots
Titanfall 2 - Colony Reborn Game...

Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 - Story ...

Quake Champions - Scalebearer Ch...

Gran Turismo Sport - Closed Beta...

Quake Champions: Closed Beta Ann...
more Trailers 
Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 - #2

Gran Turismo Sport #2

Prey (2017)

Mass Effect: Andromeda

Project CARS 2
more Screenshots 
Latest Demos Latest Patches
Unity Adam demo - The Full Film

Forza Horizon 3 Demo

[Official] METAL GEAR SURVIVE: T...

Unity Adam Demo - Full Version

Unity GDC Demo - Adam - Part I
more Demos 
DOOM Update #2

Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Patch...

Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Patch...

Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Patch...

Star Wars Battlefront - Update D...
more Patches 

Advertising
Help

Search 3dfxzone.it
Search network
Search with tags
Sitemap
Translator

Other Services

Feed RSS



Print This
Our History

Contact Us

User Support
Advertising
Partnership
Banner Exchange
Webmaster
Main menu

Our Network
3dfxzone.it
AMDZone.it
ATIZone.it
HWSetup.it
ForumZone.it
NVIDIAZone.it
UnixZone.it
Hosted Sites
KoolSmoky Home
Rosario Gallery
 
Hardware Setup    |    Site Map    |    Translator    |    News Archive    |    Links    |    Contact Us    |    Legal Notes    |    Privacy
 

On line since Q1 2001    |    Web Application and Contents © 3dfxzone.it    |    All Rights Reserved