[NetDev-People] 0x14: New workshop, Switch ASIC Hardware Offload
Jamal Hadi Salim
jhs at mojatatu.com
Sat Jan 4 16:01:06 UTC 2020
Roopa Prabhu and Jiri Pirko will chair the netdev 0x14 Switch ASIC
hardware offload workshop.
Network Operating Systems(NOS) based on Linux-native hardware offload
for network switching ASICs continue to gain traction. Recent inductees
include the announced project DENT  that brings together switch ASIC
vendors, distributors, system integrators and users.
This workshop is similar in spirit to previous switchdev workshops.
Workshop topics (Work in progress):
- Discuss switchdev driver updates since last netdev0x13:
- Mellanox mlxsw driver updates
- New Networking features and use-cases
- Open issues and challenges
- New vendors
- Supporting new features down the pike:
- Eg: EVPN-MH, port security, dynamic NAT and others
- Operationalizing Linux networking
Automation and DevOps
More information about the people