Performance Tuning Guidelines for Windows Server 2016 on

Over on you can now find the Performance Tuning Guidelines for Windows Server 2016, which includes performance and tuning guidance for Windows Server 2016 across these tuning categories.

Server Hardware Server Role Server Subsystem
Hardware performance considerations Active Directory Servers Cache and memory management
Hardware power considerations File Servers Networking subsystem
Hyper-V Servers Storage Spaces Direct (SSD)
Remote Desktop Servers Software Defined Networking (SDN)
Web Servers
Windows Server Containers


This guide has had a pretty major overhaul, here are the changes so far

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One of the great things about moving to the docs platform is that you can easily download the content as PDF files, but it's important to remember that another benefit is the ease with which docs content can be updated, so don't rely on that offline copy of the documentation for too long or you might miss out on some important updates.


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