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From er...@apache.org
Subject [1/2] cloudstack-docs-admin git commit: Clarified GPU description. Added link to design docs for creating new GPU type
Date Tue, 03 Nov 2015 12:35:33 GMT
Repository: cloudstack-docs-admin
Updated Branches:
  refs/heads/master 56b7c5d3e -> 2f80ed389


Clarified GPU description. Added link to design docs for creating new
GPU type

Project: http://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf/cloudstack-docs-admin/repo
Commit: http://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf/cloudstack-docs-admin/commit/4f36eceb
Tree: http://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf/cloudstack-docs-admin/tree/4f36eceb
Diff: http://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf/cloudstack-docs-admin/diff/4f36eceb

Branch: refs/heads/master
Commit: 4f36ecebb6bcbb6c33f923465ca3aefdc75d173d
Parents: 56b7c5d
Author: Ron Wheeler <rwheeler@artifact-software.com>
Authored: Mon Nov 2 16:16:01 2015 -0500
Committer: Ron Wheeler <rwheeler@artifact-software.com>
Committed: Mon Nov 2 16:16:01 2015 -0500

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 source/service_offerings.rst | 15 +++++++++------
 1 file changed, 9 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)
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http://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf/cloudstack-docs-admin/blob/4f36eceb/source/service_offerings.rst
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diff --git a/source/service_offerings.rst b/source/service_offerings.rst
index ab2b296..c90e4e8 100644
--- a/source/service_offerings.rst
+++ b/source/service_offerings.rst
@@ -294,19 +294,22 @@ To create a new compute offering:
       possible. Otherwise, the VM can be deployed in shared
       infrastructure.
 
-   -  **GPU**: Specify the card you want to use.
+   -  **GPU**: Assign a physical GPU(GPU-passthrough) or a portion of a physicalGPU
+       GPU card(vGPU) to the guest VM. It allows graphical applications to run on the VM.

+       Select the card from the supported list of cards.
 
       The options given are NVIDIA GRID K1 and NVIDIA GRID K2. These are vGPU
       capable cards that allow multiple vGPUs on a single physical GPU. If you
-      want to use a card other than these, make the createServiceOffering API call.
+      want to use a card other than these, follow the instructions in the
+      **"GPU and vGPU support for CloudStack Guest VMs"** page in the 
+      Cloudstack Version 4.4 Design Docs found in the Cloudstack Wiki.
 
    -  **vGPU Type**: Represents the type of virtual GPU to be assigned to a
       guest VM. In this case, only a portion of a physical GPU card (vGPU) is
-      assigned to the guest VM. The available options includes GRID K100, K140Q,
-      K200 and so on.
+      assigned to the guest VM.
 
-      Additionally, passthrough vGPU type is defined to represet a physical GPU
-      device. A passthrough vGPU can directly be assigned to a single guest VM.
+      Additionally, the **passthrough vGPU** type is defined to represent a physical GPU
+      device. A **passthrough vGPU** can directly be assigned to a single guest VM.
       In this case, a physical GPU device is exclusively allotted to a single
       guest VM.
 


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