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Mellanox OFED (MLNX-OFED) is a package that developed and released by Mellanox Technologies. It contains the latest software packages (both kernel modules and userspace code) to work with RDMA. It supports InfiniBand, Ethernet and RoCE transports and during the installation...

Ubuntu has integrated RDMA support. In This post we'll discuss how to manage and work with the inbox RDMA packages in this distribution. Installing RDMA packages One can install all the RDMA packages manually one by one and resolve the...

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 11.* have integrated RDMA support. In This post we’ll discuss how to manage and work with the inbox RDMA packages in those distributions. Installing RDMA packages One can install all the RDMA packages manually one...

RedHat and CentOS 7.* have integrated RDMA support. In This post we'll discuss how to manage and work with the inbox RDMA packages in those distributions. Installing RDMA packages One can install all the RDMA packages manually one by one...

RedHat and CentOS 6.* have integrated RDMA support. In This post we'll discuss how to manage and work with the inbox RDMA packages in those distributions. Installing RDMA packages One can install all the RDMA packages manually one by one...

RedHat and CentOS 5.* have integrated RDMA support. In This post we'll discuss how to manage and work with the inbox RDMA packages in those distributions. Installing RDMA packages One can install all the RDMA packages manually one by one...

Here is a detailed list of the packages that handles RDMA in most popular Linux distributions, separated in categories. There names may be slightly different in different distributions. Those packages may contain executables, libraries and headers. Most libraries are separated...

Deployment of an RDMA setup isn't trivial, but it's not rocket science. In the next few posts, I will describe how to deploy a small RDMA-enabled setup from scratch; from a host point of view. This tutorial will cover deployment...

By default, all Work Requests generate Work Completions when their processing is finished. However, Send Request may or may not generate Work Completions when their processing is finished - this is fully controllable by the application and this is called...

Solicited Event is a mechanism for the requester side to send a message that will generate a special (i.e. solicited) event at the responder side when the message is received. The event will be generated for the message when a...