Home
%3CLINGO-SUB%20id%3D%22lingo-sub-333243%22%20slang%3D%22en-US%22%3ECheck%20your%20Windows%20power%20plan%20settings%20on%20your%20SharePoint%20machines%3C%2FLINGO-SUB%3E%3CLINGO-BODY%20id%3D%22lingo-body-333243%22%20slang%3D%22en-US%22%3E%0A%20%26lt%3Bmeta%20http-equiv%3D%22Content-Type%22%20content%3D%22text%2Fhtml%3B%20charset%3DUTF-8%22%20%2F%26gt%3B%3CSTRONG%3E%20First%20published%20on%20MSDN%20on%20Dec%2020%2C%202011%20%3C%2FSTRONG%3E%20%3CBR%20%2F%3E%3CP%3EFor%20a%20server%20workload%20on%20Windows%20Server%202008%2F2008%20R2%20your%20power%20plan%20should%20be%20set%20to%20High%20Performance.%20The%20default%20is%20balanced.%20This%20change%20is%20recommend%20for%20high%20CPU%20usage%20scenarios%20to%20ensure%20equal%20usage%20across%20all%20cores.%20%3CBR%20%2F%3E%20%3CA%20href%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Fsupport.microsoft.com%2Fkb%2F2207548%22%20title%3D%22http%3A%2F%2Fsupport.microsoft.com%2Fkb%2F2207548%22%20target%3D%22_blank%22%20rel%3D%22noopener%20noreferrer%20noopener%20noreferrer%22%3E%20http%3A%2F%2Fsupport.microsoft.com%2Fkb%2F2207548%20%3C%2FA%3E%3C%2FP%3E%0A%20%0A%3C%2FLINGO-BODY%3E%3CLINGO-TEASER%20id%3D%22lingo-teaser-333243%22%20slang%3D%22en-US%22%3EFirst%20published%20on%20MSDN%20on%20Dec%2020%2C%202011%20For%20a%20server%20workload%20on%20Windows%20Server%202008%2F2008%20R2%20your%20power%20plan%20should%20be%20set%20to%20High%20Performance.%3C%2FLINGO-TEASER%3E%3CLINGO-LABS%20id%3D%22lingo-labs-333243%22%20slang%3D%22en-US%22%3E%3CLINGO-LABEL%3EPerformance%3C%2FLINGO-LABEL%3E%3CLINGO-LABEL%3Ewindows%20server%202008%3C%2FLINGO-LABEL%3E%3CLINGO-LABEL%3Ewindows%20server%202008%20r2%3C%2FLINGO-LABEL%3E%3C%2FLINGO-LABS%3E
Microsoft
First published on MSDN on Dec 20, 2011

For a server workload on Windows Server 2008/2008 R2 your power plan should be set to High Performance. The default is balanced. This change is recommend for high CPU usage scenarios to ensure equal usage across all cores.
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2207548