Saturday, July 02, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye Team Up to Bring Autonomous Driving to Streets by 2021
Nvidia Says New GeForce GTX 1060 Is Faster Than AMD's Radeon TX 480
Micron To Reduce Workforce Following Slow Third Quarter Results
Apple in Talks to Buy Tidal: Report
U.S. Authorities To Investigate Tesla's Crash in Autopilot Mode
Oracle To Pay HP $3 billion In Itanium Case
ZTE To Invest $180 Million In Tech Start-ups
Alliance Storage Technologies Releases New NETArchive NAS Storage Solution
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > PC Parts > AMD Upd...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, May 15, 2007
AMD Updates Its I/O Virtualization Technology Specification


AMD today announced availability of the latest version of its I/O virtualization technology specification, which is enhanced with stronger and more secure input/output connections.

This latest specification extends the benefits of AMD?s I/O Memory Management Unit (IOMMU) to provide a secure, scalable, high-performance solution for I/O virtualization in x86-based servers, desktops, and notebook computers. IOMMU technology also improves reliability in non-virtualized environments and is expected to be a necessary component for secure systems of the future.

"The IOMMU 1.2 spec is a breakthrough development in furthering our ability to deliver on the promise of virtualization," said Joe Menard, corporate vice president for AMD. "As multi-core processors become critical for consumer and enterprise applications, IOMMU will provide an essential platform for virtual machines to manage I/O devices in a secure and efficient manner."

AMD also supports the PCI-SIG IOV standards.

IOMMU revision 1.2 offers the following enhancements designed to handle the systems from complex datacenters to mobile laptops.

The IOMMU 1.2 specification is designed to be used by hypervisors and operating systems in both virtualized and non-virtualized environments, and is useful for server consolidation, protecting operating system integrity, and secure initialization.

AMD?s I/O specification is also an aspect of AMD?s "Torrenza" initiative to co-develop accelerated computing processes. IOMMU 1.2 is the basis for AMD?s Tightly Coupled Accelerators, which will allow third-party chipsets to perform specific functions while off-loading general computing functions managed efficiently by the AMD Opteron processor.


Previous
Next
DirecTV May Try broadband on Power Lines        All News        Nokia Says iPhone May Boost Pricier Phones
Spansion, TSMC Agree on Joint Technology Development     PC Parts News      Fujitsu To Release New 2.5" HDD with 250 GB Capacity

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
AMD Launches the VR-ready Radeon RX 480 Graphics Card
Nvidia To Position The GTX 1060 Against New Radeon RX 480
AMD Zen Chipset Rumored To Have USB 3.1 Design Issue
AMD To Release Polaris 10 And Polaris 11 GPUs
AMD Provides Sneak Peek of Polaris-based Radeon RX 460 and RX 470 Graphics Cards
AMD Launches 7th Generation AMD A-Series APUs, Announces New Radeon RX GPUs, Demonstrates Upcoming Desktop Processor "Zen" Processor Core
AMD Introduces the FirePro S7100X Hardware-Virtualized GPU for Blade Servers
AMD Radeon R3 SSDs Released
AMD and Nantong Fujitsu Microelectronics Close on Semiconductor Assembly and Test Joint Venture
AMD Launches Its Most Powerful Graphics Card
AMD Posts Low Quarterly Revenue
AMD FirePro W9100 Professional Graphics Card Comes With 32GB Memory

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .