Category Archives: Networking

VMXNET3 vs E1000E and E1000 – part 1

Network performance with VMXNET3 compared to E1000E and E1000. This article explains the difference between the virtual network adapters and part 2 will demonstrate how much network performance could be gained by selecting the paravirtualized adapter. The VMware administrator has several different virtual network adapters available to attach to the virtual machines. The virtual adapters… Read More »