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Increase Network Buffer Sizes on Hyper-V VMBus

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Having problems when dealing with larger amount of network traffic in Virtual environments?

Windows Server Performance team posted an interesting post on how to optimize network performance inside of virtual machines by increasing the size of the VMBus buffers used by our network adapters.

Note: there is a risk of the buffer filling and network traffic being lost. They suggest  to expand the buffer to 2MB in those scenarios, or 4MB for very especial scenarios (extreme).


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February 3, 2010 at 8:21 PM

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