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Balancing bandwidth allocation for nfsd

I am using NFS shares to transfer image files using clonezilla onto multiple lab machines, I am currently only imaging one or two machines at a time as a testing protocol but whenever I run more than ...
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What are typical NFS read/write rates

I have just installed a server that is sending HTTP video streaming files to a Web server over NFS and I want to make sure that I have the transfer speed optimized. But I don't know what sort of ...
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Why rsync is faster than NFS?

Few days ago I noticed something rather odd (at least for me). I ran rsync copying the same data and deleting it afterwards to NFS mount, called /nfs_mount/TEST. This /nfs_mount/TEST is ...
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NFS Caching Causing Intermittent Lag

We're running nfs over a cluster of isilons and are intermittently experiencing quite a lag when creating a dir on one machine and reading on another (of about 30s). This only seems to happen when ...