Will SnapServers decrease network performance?

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    Will SnapServers decrease network performance?

     

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    • No. In most cases, adding a SnapServer will increase overall network performance. Moving frequently accessed files to a SnapServer will reduce the load on a primary file server, improving its performance. Similarly, access to files on the SnapServer is not affected by heavy workload on a primary file server. If the network is segmented, performance improvements can also be gained by locating a SnapServer on the same segment with its primary users, and isolating traffic to that segment.