A Windows DS-Client experiences Performance issues during backup tasks.


1. Avid to install a DS-Client on a Domain Controller (PDC or BDC) due to performance degradation. Refer to Microsoft KB #2032911 (
2. Estimate how much RAM will be required for backup tasks reffering to Chapter 19.54 Memory Requirements for DS-Client During Incremental Backup Using Delta Algorithm in DS-Client User Guide. Please include into account that 64-bit OS requires at least 4.0 GB RAM.
3. To allow appropriate backup processing, apply at least 4 CPU cores on the DS-Client Server.