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QuTS hero 5.0.x

Configuring Hardware Resource Settings

You can configure and allocate expansion card resources for different software QuTS hero applications in Hardware Resource Settings. You can also configure Thunderbolt expansion cards, TPU modules, or network expansion cards that support SR-IOV.

For details, see Viewing SR-IOV Device Settings.

  1. Go to Control Panel > System > Hardware > Hardware Resources.

    QuTS hero lists the available expansion cards.

  2. Identify the expansion cards you want to configure.
  3. Under Resource Use, select an OS or an application.
    Note:

    Some functions are only applicable for certain models and expansion cards.

    OS or Application

    Description

    QuTS hero

    QuTS hero applications share expansion card resources for transcoding.

    • Select Hardware Transcoding to allow QuTS hero software to use expansion card resources to speed up transcoding tasks. Only one card can be assigned to hardware transcoding.

    • Select Output to use expansion card resources for video output of HD Station or Linux Station. Only one card can be assigned to output.

    Virtualization Station

    Virtualization Station has exclusive use of all expansion card resources.

    Container Station

    Container Station has exclusive use of all expansion card resources.

  4. Click Apply.