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.
Support for Systems provides fully-integrated support for your
server hardware, firmware, OS, and virtualization software. Visit oracle.com/support
for information about Oracle's support offerings.
For additional resources about Oracle VM Server for SPARC
For more information about Oracle's virtualization, visit oracle.com/virtualization.