[RndTbl] NIC performance with iperf

Colin Stanners colin at ninja.ca
Sat Apr 17 13:44:13 CDT 2010

I installed a cheap GigE switch for a customer using 2006-era P4 Dell 
running XP with cheap Broadcom GigE NICs. Constant 600-700mbit for file 
CPU I think was ~30%, but that may have included the AV scanning the file.

I assumed Iperf is developed/optimized natively under *NIX and the Windows
version is compiled under Cygwin, do you have any indication that it's 

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