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This document describes the configuration parameters of NVIDIA® BlueField®-3 SNAP and virtio-blk SNAP in detail.


This manual is intended for SNAP users looking to install and configure it.

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CLICommand line interface
BDEVBlock device
BFBBlueField bootstream
DMADirect memory access
DPAData path accelerator
LBALogical block addressing
NSIDNamespace ID
NVMeNon-volatile memory express
OSOperating system
PFPhysical function
RPCRemote procedure call
SFScalable function
SNAPSoftware-defined network accelerated processing
VFVirtual function

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