The QLogic® suite of FastLinQ™ Intelligent Ethernet Adapters and Converged Network Adapters (CNAs) interoperate with the OpenStack cloud operating system for networking as well as block, file and object storage. The core networking and storage services provided by QLogic products enable OpenStack users to focus on building scalable applications and services with a robust underlying infrastructure.
For networking connectivity under Neutron, QLogic® FastLinQ™ Ethernet Adapters support a comprehensive list of virtualization and multi-tenant services, including Single Root I/O Virtualization (SR-IOV) and Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN) offloads for the most sophisticated enterprise data centers, as well as private, public, and hybrid cloud deployments. QLogic adapters also support fully offloaded iSCSI and the highest performance Fibre Channel over Ethernet transports in the industry to guarantee peak workload service-level agreements (SLAs) for performance-sensitive applications, with minimal consumption of expensive processing resources.
To simplify the deployment of QLogic adapters in OpenStack environments, administrators can utilize the following helpful resources:
QLogic solutions are compatible with OpenStack Keystone, Neutron, Nova, Cinder, Glance and Swift services for Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) applications. QLogic offers a comprehensive portfolio of 10, 25 and 100Gb Ethernet solutions that take I/O performance to unprecedented levels in OpenStack environments!
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