Best VM vCPU setup for a dual CPU host?


New Member
Dec 1, 2019
I have proxmox installed on a server that has 2 Xeon x5570s inside of it each one has 4 cores and 8 threads. My question is how should I configure the CPU hardware for my Windows VMs? should I set the CPU configuration of the VMs as 2 sockets and 1 or 2 cores or should I set it as 1 socket and 2 or 4 cores? What configuration would give the best performance?


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