Guest Blog Post By: Gadi Singer

I am excited to introduce a new addition to the ConnectX family the ConnectX-3 Pro! Targeting cloud computing the ConnectX-3 Pro enables the next generation of clouds in terms of scale, mobility and serviceability by enabling HW offload engines for VXLAN and NVGRE.


The ConnectX-3 Pro is the world’s first adapter that has HW offload engines for VXLAN and NVGRE enabling line rate performance and reducing CPU overhead while running Overlay Network protocols.






Initial benchmarks over ConnectX-3 Pro shows the following NVGRE results:


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