Category Archives: NIC Teaming

Configuring Windows Server 2012 R2 NIC Teaming with EtherChannel on Cisco 3750G Switch.

Windows Server 2012 R2 built in NIC Teaming code enables link aggregation of multiple network adapters with same speeds for outbound traffic from the host. To take advantage of inbound traffic aggregation, the switch ports will have to be configured … Continue reading

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23 Best Practices to improve Hyper-V and VM Performance

Best practices are the most obvious starting point for improving your Hyper-V and Virtual Machine performance and I’ve listed 23 of them for you below. 1. Avoid overloading Hyper-V Server You must not overload Hyper-V Server. In other words, there … Continue reading

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Configuring NIC Teaming on Windows Server 2012 R2 using PowerShell.

I want to quickly write about creating NIC teams on Windows Server 2012 R2 Cluster hosts for virtual machine access to the public network. There are a number of parameters to consider when creating a NIC team on this platform, … Continue reading

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