2013/01/17

DirectPath I/O supported with ASUS M5A97 R2.0/AMD FX-8350


My HomeLab configuration:
MotherBoard: ASUS M5A97 R2.0
CPU : AMD FX-8350 (8 Cores - 4.0Ghz)

DirectPath IO



How to DirectPath I/O on the ASUS M5A97 R2.0
-Enter into the BIOS and navigate to the Advanced Settings (using F7)
-Under North Bridge Configuration
-IOMMU is DISABLED by default, set to ENABLED




Save the configuration and boot under ESXi

Voila ;-)



3 comments:

  1. Thank you for posting this information.
    Is your motherboard M5A97 R2.0?

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    1. Hi Faizul,
      Yes It is the R2.0
      I will update my post.

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  2. Thanks, was looking for a good board for esxi and amd!

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