Configuring NFS Server for Performance

How the NFS Server exports the file system plays an important part in the overall performance of NFS. Do read for  the NFS Client Recommended Configuration in this same blog.

  1. Tuning NFSD Server Daemon for Performance
  2. Dealing with Overflow of Fragmented Packets
  3. Configure TCP for faster connections and transfers
  4. Turning Off Autonegotiation of NICs and Hubs (optional)
  5. Tuning NFS Server exports file for performance (/etc/exports)
  6. Network Design consideration for NFS

For more in-depth information,  Optimizing NFS Performance