Increasing NFS Performance by using nconnect

nconnect is included in linux kernel versions >= 5.3. What is nconnect? nconnect enables multiple TCP connections for a single NFS mount. It is easy to implement

At /etc/fstab

mount -t nfs -o rw,nconnect=16 /user/local

For more information, do take a look at Session Trunking for NFS available in RHEL-8


  1. Use nconnect to effortlessly increase NFS performance

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