REV UP YOUR VIRTUAL ETHERNET There
are a few strategies for speeding
up communications between LPARs on the same physical server. One of
those is using virtual adapters. Those virtual adapters can run
at high speeds. You can turn on this turbo-charge feature by setting the
MTU size to 65280 Bytes, which are actually SUPER jumbo frames, according to Wikipedia . Whatever that means, it sounds good, doesn't it?
transmission speed of Virtual Ethernet adapters
is in the range of 1-3 Gigabits per second , depending on the... [More]