NVIDIA Mellanox Bluefield-2 SmartNIC Hands-On Tutorial: “Rig for Dive” — Part I: Install Drivers and Access the SmartNIC

cs.lev
cs.lev
Apr 12 · 12 min read

I have gotten my hands dirty with NVIDIA Bluefield-2 SmartNIC deployed at Cloudlab’s facility @ Clemson. If you ever wondered to buy a Bluefield SmartNIC, now I can show you how to test them and get your first impressions for free.

NVIDIA Bluefield-2 DPU

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