Emulex Connect Architecture :The Next Generation of Virtual I/O


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Emulex Connect Architecture :The Next Generation of Virtual I/O

  1. 1. May 02, 2011<br />Emulex Connect ArchitectureThe Next Generation of Virtual I/O<br />
  2. 2. Welcome<br />Emulex Connect Architecture <br />3 Year Road Map of I/O Technology<br />Introduction of the XE201 I/O Controller<br />Introduction of Converged Fabrics Model<br />Outline New I/O Market Opportunities <br />
  3. 3. Speaker<br />Topic<br />Time<br />Webcast Agenda<br />
  4. 4. I/O Challenges in Virtual Data Center Environments <br />Bob Laliberte, Sr. Analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group<br />
  5. 5. Agenda <br />© 2011 Enterprise Strategy Group<br />5<br /><ul><li>ESG research
  6. 6. Virtualization is driving new I/O requirements
  7. 7. Options for virtualized connectivity still vary
  8. 8. The evolution of network convergence
  9. 9. Technology landscape
  10. 10. More than a Speed Bump…A New I/O Direction</li></li></ul><li>Top IT Initiatives<br />© 2011 Enterprise Strategy Group<br />6<br />
  11. 11. Rapid Growth Over Next 2 Years <br />© 2010 Enterprise Strategy Group<br />7<br />
  12. 12. © 2011 Enterprise Strategy Group<br />8<br />VM Density Drives More I/O Throughput<br />40 Gb<br />10GbE & 16 Gb FC<br /># 1 Impact<br />
  13. 13. Storage Technologies Currently Used<br />© 2011 Enterprise Strategy Group<br />9<br /># 2 Enabler<br />
  14. 14. ESG’s Evolution of Network Convergence<br />© 2011 Enterprise Strategy Group<br />
  15. 15. Technology Landscape<br />© 2011 Enterprise Strategy Group<br />11<br /><ul><li>Processor technology is rapidly advancing
  16. 16. Nehalem, Romley later this year
  17. 17. Rapid growth in dynamic environments
  18. 18. Private and public clouds
  19. 19. Network needs to evolve to meet demands
  20. 20. I/O needs to adapt
  21. 21. Convergence
  22. 22. PCIe 3, SR-IOV & MR-IOV
  23. 23. Visibility and management</li></li></ul><li>For more information, please contact<br />Bob Laliberte<br />508.381.5169 | bob.laliberte@esg-global.com<br />
  24. 24. Jeff Benck<br />President and COO<br />Emulex Connect Architecture<br />
  25. 25. The Data Center of Future<br />10G Ethernet and FCoE are enabling technologies to support the <br />Virtual Data Center and Cloud Computing.<br />Cloud Data Center<br />Virtual <br />Data Center<br />Discrete <br />Data Center<br />Private cloud<br /><ul><li> 3 Discrete Networks
  26. 26. Equipment Proliferation
  27. 27. Management Complexities
  28. 28. Expanding OPEX & CAPEX
  29. 29. Converged Networks
  30. 30. Virtualized
  31. 31. Simplifies I/O Management
  32. 32. Reduces CAPEX & OPEX
  33. 33. Cloud Computing (Private & Public)
  34. 34. On-Demand Provisioning and Scale
  35. 35. Modular Building Blocks “Legos”
  36. 36. Avoid CAPEX & OPEX</li></li></ul><li>New Drivers of the Emulex Connect Architecture<br />StorageUniverse <br />VirtualNetworking<br />CloudConnectivity<br />Network Convergence<br />o<br /><ul><li> 7ZB by 2013
  37. 37. Mobile and VDI
  38. 38. Device-Centric
  39. 39. VM I/O Density
  40. 40. Scalable vDevices
  41. 41. End-to-End vI/O
  42. 42. New I/O Models
  43. 43. I/O Isolation
  44. 44. New Server Models
  45. 45. Multi-Fabric I/O
  46. 46. Evolutionary Steps
  47. 47. RoCEE Low Latency </li></li></ul><li>Evolving Network Models<br />Target Connect<br />Host Connect<br />Discrete<br />Networks<br />Converged<br />Fabric<br />Networks<br />Converged<br />Networks<br />
  48. 48. Emulex Connect Architecture (ECA)<br />Connectivity for Cloud & Virtual Data Centers<br />Virtual Network Services and Management<br />Flexible Multi-Fabric Protocol Engines<br />Scalable Performance and Virtual Devices<br />Emulex Enterprise Class Reliability<br />
  49. 49. Emulex Connect I/O Roadmap<br />2010<br />2011<br />2012<br />2013<br />Unified Storage<br />Multi-Fabric Technology<br />Ethernet High<br />Performance<br />Computing<br />Low Latency RoCEE<br />RDMA<br />I/O Management<br />Value Added<br />I/O Services<br />16Gb<br />32Gb<br />8Gb <br />Fibre Channel<br />PCIe Gen3<br />Converged Networking<br />10Gb<br /> 100Gb<br />10GBaseT<br />40Gb<br />SR-IOV, Multichannel<br />Universal<br />LOMs<br />10Gb<br />10GBaseT<br />40Gb<br />Networked Server/ Power Management<br />3rd Gen BMC<br />4th Gen BMC<br />Contents Under Embargo until 9AM PST, May 2, 2011<br />
  50. 50. Emulex Connect Architecture<br />Infrastructure<br />Network<br />Appliance<br />Host/Rack<br />Connect<br />Network<br />Switching<br />Cloud<br />Container<br />Storage<br />Systems<br />OneCommand<br />Manager<br />OS<br />Frameworks<br />Management<br />Hypervisor<br />Frameworks<br />(vCenter)<br />OEM<br />Frameworks<br />Cloud<br />OS<br />SLI-4<br />Common Drivers<br />Emulex<br />APIs<br />TargetConnect<br />Driver Services<br />Open<br />Standards<br />Encryption<br />Data Integrity<br />I/O Services<br />Key<br />Managers<br />I/O<br />Isolation<br />I/O<br />Contention<br />SR-IOV<br />Universal<br />Multi-Channel<br />Virtual I/O<br />OEM Virtual<br />Networks<br />HiperSwitch<br />Virtual<br />Devices<br />I/O Connectivity<br />IP<br />KVM<br />Ethernet<br />FC/FCoE<br />Bridging<br />iSCSI<br />ASIC<br />Connectivity<br />Bridge<br />Cards<br />Modular<br />LOM<br />Adapter<br />Blade/Mezz<br />
  51. 51. The Flexibility of Converged Fabric Adapter<br /> Quad Port 8Gb FC<br />Dual Port 8Gb FC<br />Dual Port 16Gb FC<br />2x8<br />4x8<br />2x16<br />2x10<br />4x10<br />2x8 2x10<br />1x16 2x10<br />1x40<br />Single Port 40Gb CNA<br />Dual Port 10Gb CNA<br />Quad Port 10Gb CNA<br />Single 16Gb FC<br />Dual 10Gb CNA<br />Dual 8Gb FC<br />Dual 10Gb CNA<br />
  52. 52. ECA – Proof Points<br />First 16Gb HBA<br />Fibre Channel <br />Demonstration<br />First UCNA<br />10GbE Base-T <br />Demonstration<br />First UCNA<br />40GbE <br />Demonstration<br />Interop<br />May 9, 2011<br />EMC World<br />May 9, 2011<br />Interop<br />May 9, 2011<br />
  53. 53. The Evolution of Virtual & Cloud I/O<br />Multiple Steps to Convergence End Game<br />Emulex Connect ArchitectureProtects and Connects<br />New Generation of Virtual I/O Services<br />Discrete, Multi-Fabric and Converged<br />Cloud Scale Performance<br />Emulex Enterprise Class Reliability<br />
  54. 54.
  55. 55. Shaun Walsh<br />VP, Corporate Marketing<br />Emulex XE201 The Next Generation I/O Engine<br />
  56. 56. The XE201 – Multi-Fabric I/O Engine<br />Virtual<br />I/O<br />Engine<br />High Performance<br />PCIe 3.0<br />Multi-Fabric<br />Combo<br />Networking<br />Advanced<br />Energy<br />Instrumentation<br />Industry Leading Data Integrity<br />The Only I/O Engine with 8/16FC, 10/40GbE and Quad Ports<br />
  57. 57. Key XE201 Technologies<br />vPath™ <br />HiperSwtich VEPA Multi-VM Pathing<br />I/O isolation<br />Cloud and Co-Location Management<br />RoCEE - Low Latency RDMA<br />vPath – Virtual I/O Management<br />OneCommand<br />vPathTM<br />vEngineTM<br />GreenStateTM<br />Compliance<br />vScaleTM<br />Virtual I/O<br />
  58. 58. Key XE201 Technologies<br />vScale™ <br />Highest Bandwidth Storage Protocol<br />2x FC I/O bandwidth<br />2x Ethernet I/O bandwidth<br />Workload-Based Performance and Scalability<br />Dynamic Resources Pooling <br />8 I/O Cores for True Multi-Fabric <br />vScale – Workload Performance Manager<br />OneCommand<br />vPathTM<br />vEngineTM<br />GreenStateTM<br />Compliance<br />vScaleTM<br />Virtual I/O<br />Contents Under Embargo until 9AM PST, May 2, 2011<br />
  59. 59. Key XE201 Technologies<br />vEngine™ <br />Protocol offload Engine<br />Reduce CPU overhead by up to 25%<br />Enables 20% more VMs per CPU core<br />vEngine – Protocol Offload<br />OneCommand™<br />vPathTM<br />vEngineTM<br />GreenStateTM<br />Compliance<br />vScaleTM<br />Virtual I/O<br />Contents Under Embargo until 9AM PST, May 2, 2011<br />
  60. 60. Key XE201 Technologies<br />Virtual I/O<br />Support for 8Xs the VM ratios<br />8X virtual functions <br />SR-IOV, VN-TAG<br />VEPA and VEB<br />Universal Mutli-Channel<br />OneCommand<br />vPathTM<br />vEngineTM<br />GreenStateTM<br />Compliance<br />vScaleTM<br />Virtual I/O<br />Contents Under Embargo until 9AM PST, May 2, 2011<br />
  61. 61. Key XE201 Technologies<br />Compliance<br />BlockGuard ™ - T10-PI standard end-to-end data integrity eliminates silent data corruption<br />Compliance<br />OneCommand<br />vPathTM<br />vEngineTM<br />GreenStateTM<br />Compliance<br />vScaleTM<br />Virtual I/O<br />
  62. 62. Key XE201 Technologies<br /> GreenState™<br />4Xs bandwidth/watt power<br />Proactive Power Instrumentation & Energy Reduction<br />Port Power Provisioning to save on Optic Consumption<br />GreenState<br />OneCommand<br />vPathTM<br />vEngineTM<br />GreenStateTM<br />Compliance<br />vScaleTM<br />Virtual I/O<br />Contents Under Embargo until 9AM PST, May 2, 2011<br />
  63. 63. Key XE201 Technologies<br /> OneCommand™<br />2 x functionality, 1/2 the time<br />Unified Drivers & APIs<br />OC Vision<br />OC Guardian<br />OC Key Manager<br />VMware vCenter <br />Pay-As-You-Go        <br />OneCommand Framework<br />OneCommand<br />vPathTM<br />vEngineTM<br />GreenStateTM<br />Compliance<br />vScaleTM<br />Virtual I/O<br />Contents Under Embargo until 9AM PST, May 2, 2011<br />
  64. 64.
  65. 65. Connectivity Options for Tomorrow’s Storage Devices<br />Deirdre Wassell<br />Director, Solutions Marketing EMC2 Corporation<br />
  66. 66. Connectivity Options for Storage<br />Fibre Channel and Ethernet Options<br />10 Gigabit Ethernet<br />LAN, NAS & iSCSI<br />Fibre Channel<br />SAN<br />
  67. 67. Connectivity Options for Storage<br />Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)<br />10 Gigabit Ethernet<br />LAN, NAS & iSCSI<br />Fibre Channel<br />SAN<br />FCoE<br />Common Infrastructure and Management<br />Investment Protection<br />
  68. 68. Cloud Computing and Big Data <br />Top IT Initiatives<br />
  69. 69. 16Gb/s Fibre Channel Market<br />Drivers<br /><ul><li>Server virtualization
  70. 70. Increasing server workloads
  71. 71. Applications growth
  72. 72. 12-Core processors
  73. 73. SSDs
  74. 74. PCIe 3.0</li></ul>Applications<br /><ul><li>High-end backup/DR
  75. 75. High-end databases
  76. 76. Fabric tiering
  77. 77. Private clouds</li></ul>Benefits<br /><ul><li>Higher performance
  78. 78. Reduced number of links
  79. 79. Easier cable management
  80. 80. Superior power efficiency</li></ul>Market Adoption Timeline<br />Q2, 2011<br />Q3, 2011<br />Q4, 2011<br />2012/2013<br />2014<br /><ul><li>First 16Gb/s Demos
  81. 81. Industry PlugFests
  82. 82. Switches
  83. 83. Host Bus Adapters
  84. 84. Romley Servers
  85. 85. Arrays
  86. 86. Peak 16Gb/s shipments</li></li></ul><li>Technology Roadmap<br />1980<br />1990<br />2000<br />2010<br />2011<br />10 GbE<br />Ethernet<br />02<br />09<br />100 GbE<br />40 GbE<br />S<br />W<br />iSCSI<br />73<br />83<br />93<br />D<br />S<br />W<br />02<br />08<br />00<br />S<br />W<br />D<br />2Gb<br />2001<br />4Gb<br />2005<br />8Gb<br />2008<br />16Gb<br />2011<br />1Gb<br />1996<br />Fibre Channel<br />16 Gb FC<br />32 Gb FC<br />FCoE<br />85<br />94<br />03<br />??<br />10<br />08<br />??<br />11<br />09<br />D<br />S<br />W<br />W<br />S<br />D<br />W<br />S<br />D<br />09<br />07<br />??<br />S<br />D<br />W<br />D<br />Defined<br />S<br />Standard<br />W<br />Widespread<br />Market<br />Availability<br />
  87. 87. Market Adoption<br />10Gigabit Ethernet, Fibre Channel and FCoE<br />Chasm<br />Early Majority<br />Late Majority<br />Laggards<br />Early<br />Adopters<br />
  88. 88. Today’s Storage Networking Technologies<br />5<br />Infiniband<br />Direct-attached storage<br /><ul><li>Servers with unused storage, uncontrolled growth
  89. 89. Storage dedicated to one server
  90. 90. Decentralized backup</li></ul>1<br />Fibre Channel<br />over Ethernet<br />6<br />Fibre Channel SANs<br /><ul><li>Eliminates islands of storage
  91. 91. Increases utilization and availability
  92. 92. Highest performance levels</li></ul>Rack-mounted servers with CNAs <br />2<br />Server network HPC<br />2<br />Fibre Channel<br />SAN<br />Mainframe<br />FC-IP/iFCP<br /><ul><li>Connects geographically dispersed SANs
  93. 93. Low cost and easy to deploy for disaster recovery solutions </li></ul>3<br />1<br />Servers<br />Networked<br />storage<br />iSCSI/NAS<br /><ul><li>Consolidates small or isolated servers
  94. 94. Offers low-cost server attachment
  95. 95. NAS is ideal for files and unstructured data </li></ul>Infiniband<br /><ul><li>Low latency, high bandwidth
  96. 96. Ideal for high-performance computing (HPC)</li></ul>4<br />5<br />VMware<br />4<br />iSCSI/NAS<br />FC-IP/iFCP<br />3<br />Fibre Channel over Ethernet<br /><ul><li>Converges LAN and SAN traffic on single link
  97. 97. Lowers operational costs (cabling and converged network adapters)
  98. 98. Scalability for virtual environments </li></ul>6<br />Remote/isolated<br />servers<br />Disaster recovery site<br />
  99. 99. Summary and Q & A<br />
  100. 100. What is The News Today?<br />The Emulex Connect Architecture defines the next generation of I/O engines, solutions, services and management for the cloud and virtual data centers<br />Emulex is the first company to sample CFA (Converged Fabric Adapter) technology to OEMs that combines FC and network convergence on a single platform<br />Emulex is the only company with converged multi-fabric technology capable of 8/16FC, 10/40GbE and concurrent FC & Ethernet running simultaneously on the same card<br />Emulex is providing an evolutionary, pay-as-you-go model for discrete, converged multi-fabric and converged networks<br />Emulex will publically demonstrate the first 16Gb FC HBA, 10G Base-T UCNA and 40GbE UCNA at EMC World and Interop on May 9th<br />
  101. 101. Q & A<br />