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Title : NFS RDMA Problem Statement
Author(s) : T. Talpey, C. Juszczak
Filename : draft-talpey-nfs-rdma-problem-statement-00.txt
Pages : 15
Date : 2003-6-23
This draft addresses applying Remote Direct Memory Access to the
NFS protocols. NFS implementations historically incur significant
overhead due to data copies on end-host systems, as well as other
sources. The potential benefits of RDMA to these implementations
are explored, and the reasons why RDMA is especially well-suited to
NFS and network file protocols in general are evaluated.
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