High-Speed Networking


Applies To: Windows Server 2012

High-speed networking features include TCP Chimney Offload, Virtual Machine Chimney, Virtual Machine Queue, receive-side scaling, and Network Direct Memory Access (NetDMA). These features can improve network and operating system performance.

In Windows Server 2012, high-speed networking is unchanged from high-speed networking in Windows Server 2008 R2.

For more information, see High-Speed Networking Features in the Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Technical Library.