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VMWare NUMA Node Boundary Configuration

I have been trying to find out what the best VM configuration would be for our SQL Server 2012 on VMware 5.1 would be. The VM host(s) has 2 sockets with 4 cores running hyper threading (total of 16 ...
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Is there still a use for irqbalance on modern hardware?

This question has been asked before, but I believe that the world has changed enough for it to be asked again. Does irqbalance have any use on today’s systems where we have NUMA-capable CPUs with ...
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How can I correct the NUMA setup of the memory on my server?

I am trying to install VMware ESXi onto a new dedicated server. However, when I boot from the VMware ESXi Installer CD, I am given the following error: The system has found a problem on your ...