Improving VM performance in OpenStack: NUMA and CPU Pinning

Improving VM performance in OpenStack: NUMA and CPU Pinning

Today we are going to see how to improve the performance of a VM running in OpenStack. Memory has a large impact in the performance of workload. This affirmation is specially true if the workload is running on a VM, so it’s necessary to be careful with the memory and NUMA if the machine supports it.   But wait! What is NUMA? […]

Most popular Datio’s posts

Most popular Datio’s posts

It’s been eight months since we started this blog and we loved every minute of it. It’s been a privilege to publish 24 posts of our colleagues, with different topics both corporative and technical.   Here you are the top 5 most viewed blog posts. Women at Datio –  Raquel Asenjo. Docker in Your Production […]

IaaS provider or bare metal directly?

IaaS provider or bare metal directly?

One common question when deploying a cloud architecture is why using virtual servers (probably an IaaS) instead of using a bare metal server directly. The right choice depends on the concrete use case of the system and is determined by different factors, but the main one is the performance/cost ratio (using the available resources with […]