Does teaming a Nic mean they both work at the same time and can more than 2 be in one team?
Posted on 2008-10-03
Hi, I've done some analysis on a server and have discovered the Single Nic total bytes is averaging on 52% despite the network utilisation being 15%. (All other device counters are OK).
Can i ask, if i team the Nic, do they both work at the same time thus reducing the load on the single nic or does teaming simply act as fail-over. Also, slots permitting, is it possible to team more than one card, ie. could all 4 be part of one team?
Thanks for looking.