The Data Plane Development Kit (DPDK) is a set of data plane libraries and network interface controller drivers for fast packet processing, currently managed as an open-source project under the Linux Foundation.
Download URL: http://dpdk.org/download
|Relevant Categories||NFVI - Infrastructure Layer, NFVI - Switching and Routing|
|Related Foundation||Linux Foundation|
The DPDK provides a programming framework for x86, ARM, and PowerPC processors and enables faster development of high speed data packet networking applications. It scales from low-end (Intel Atom) processors to high-end (Intel Xeon) processors. It supports instruction set architectures such as Intel, IBM POWER8, EZchip, and ARM. It is provided and supported under the open-source BSD license.
|Developer Community Size||470 (Source: https://www.openhub.net/p/dpdk)|
|Last Release Date||August 2017|
|Code Base Size||732K Lines of code|