Network Performance HOWTO
Follow these steps to ensure you are getting the best throughput possible:
- Make sure that the client and server end hosts are properly tuned.
- Determine your required and expected throughput.
- Use the right file transfer tool.
If you follow these steps and are still getting are considerably less than your expected throughput, the problem may be related to packet loss, a firewall, or a number of other subtle issues. See the Network Troubleshooting Section for more information.
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