CSIT rls1704 report published

Maciek Konstantynowicz (mkonstan)

The CSIT rls1704 report is published on FD.io docs site:

Many Thanks to All Contributors and Committers that worked on csit
rls1704 and made it happen !

And of course Many Thanks to VPP contributors and committers that gave
us a solid piece of VPP rls1704 to test and report on :)

Linked report includes results of i) VPP performance and functional
tests, ii) Testpmd performance tests, iii) Honeycomb functional tests,
and iv) reference to VPP unit tests.

Points of note in the report:

- Added tests including Centos7, crypto-HW, cgnat


- Measured VPP performance improvements


- Performance graphs - throughput and latency for VPP and DPDK-Testpmd


- VPP configs used per test case


- VPP operational data - "show runtimeā€ outputs at NDR rate with CPU core
clock cycles spent per worker node per packet


And for those addicted to numbers and stats - here total numbers of VPP tests per type in CSIT rls1704:

- 360 of performance non-drop-rate discovery tests.
- 319 of performance partial-drop-rate discovery tests.
- 258 of system functional VIRL tests for VPP.
- executed on-demand, per patch, nightly and semi-weekly depending on category and requirements.

Please send your feedback and comments by email to csit-dev@....

-Maciek (CSIT PTL)
On behalf of FD.io CSIT project.

P.S. All test data in the report incl. graphs and tables are auto-
generated by CSIT scripts. CSIT project team did their best to ensure
the scripts are bug free and content is pleasant to human reading eye,
but as content generated by test executors is dynamic some errors are
very likely. If you see any formatting issues or data inconsistencies,
please report them by email to csit-dev@..., so that errors can
be corrected.

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