Windows 2012 RSS & DVMQ

Receive-Side Scaling (RSS)

The NIC has always relied on a single core in the processor to process packets arrive.
As servers and their workloads have grown, this single-core solution has become a bottleneck.

The network card feature RSS comes to surface and plays roles in dynamically scaling up/down the processing of incoming traffic.

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