Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.1.1 Released
By Honglin Su-Oracle on Mar 18, 2014
Adds support for Fibre Channel SR-IOV. See Creating an I/O Domain by Assigning PCIe SR-IOV Virtual Functions, in Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.1 Administration Guide. Read more details at Raghuram Kothakota's blog.
Adds network bandwidth controls. See Controlling the Amount of Physical Network Bandwidth That Is Consumed by a Virtual Network Device, in Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.1 Administration Guide. Read more details at Jeff Savit's blog.
Adds ability to create or destroy multiple virtual functions simultaneously. See the ldm(1M) man page.
For information about the hardware and software requirements for the Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.1.1 release, see the Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.1.1 and 3.1 Release Notes.
Oracle VM Server for SPARC 3.1.1 has been integrated into Oracle Solaris 11.1 beginning with SRU 17.5. To download the software, refer to Oracle Solaris 11.1 Support Repository Updates (SRU) Index [ID 1501435.1] from My Oracle Support.
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For additional resources about Oracle VM Server for SPARC
- Learn What's New
- Review the Oracle VM Server for SPARC white papers
- Download Oracle VM Server for SPARC
- Attend the training course offered by Oracle University: Oracle VM Server for SPARC: Installation and Configuration
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