18.08.2016

Performance tests

Version Packet capture engine Achieved capture speed pps/mbps Hardware Software platform Networks and host number Packet generator speed Tool params
Git commit netmap 12.6 MPPS 5795 mbps Intel i7-3820 3.60GHz 8 core, ixgbe driver from FastNetMon 10GE load: 100% of all cores Debian Jessie Single /24 255 IP 10GE wire speed 14Mpps, 10GE Connection tracking disabled. VT-D and hardware virtualization are enabled in BIOS
Git commit netmap 12.5 MPPS 5739 mbps KVM VM with PCI-E passthrougth + irq_balance, Intel i7-3820 3.60GHz 8 core, ixgbe driver from FastNetMon 10GE load: 100% of all cores Debian Jessie Single /24 255 IP 10GE wire speed 14Mpps, 10GE Connection tracking disabled. VT-D and hardware virtualization are enabled in BIOS
Git commit netmap 11.2 MPPS 5164 mbps KVM VM with PCI-E passthrougth, Intel i7-3820 3.60GHz 8 core, ixgbe driver from FastNetMon 10GE load: 100% of all cores Debian Jessie Single /24 255 IP 10GE wire speed 14Mpps, 10GE Connection tracking disabled. VT-D and hardware virtualization are enabled in BIOS
Git commit PF_RING ZC git version 10 MPPS 4561 mbps KVM VM, Intel i7-3820 3.60GHz 8 core, ixgbe ZC driver from PF_RING 10GE load: 100% of all cores Debian Jessie Single /24 255 IP 10GE wire speed 14Mpps, 10GE Connection tracking disabled. VT-D and hardware virtualization are enabled in BIOS
Git commit netmap 7.6 MPPS 3482 mbps E5-2407 2.20GHz 4 core, ixgbe driver from FastNetMon 10GE load: 100% of all cores Debian Jessie Single /24 255 IP 10GE wire speed 14Mpps, 10GE Connection tracking disabled. VT-D and hardware virtualization are disabled in BIOS
Git commit netmap 7.5 MPPS 3423 mbps E5-2407 2.20GHz 4 core, ixgbe driver from FastNetMon 10GE load: 100% of all cores Debian Jessie Single /24 255 IP 10GE wire speed 14Mpps, 10GE Connection tracking disabled. VT-D and hardware virtualization are enabled in BIOS
Git commit PF_RING ZC git version 5.8 MPPS 2667 mbps E5-2407 2.20GHz 4 core, ixgbe ZC driver from PF_RING 10GE load: 100% of all cores Debian Jessie Single /24 255 IP 10GE wire speed 14Mpps, 10GE Connection tracking disabled. VT-D and hardware virtualization are enabled in BIOS
Git commit AF_PACKET 1.6 MPPS 780 mbps i7-3820, load: 100% of all core Debian Jessie Single /24 255 IP 10GE wire speed 14Mpps, 10GE Connection tracking disabled. VT-D and hardware virtualization are enabled in BIOS