Maximum size of a RAM disk

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Chris

Maximum size of a RAM disk   22 July 2017, 04:04

What is the maximum RAM Disk configuration in regards to size on Server 2012r2 and 2016?
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Re: Maximum size of a RAM disk   22 July 2017, 10:12

The maximum RAM disk size is about 3 GB on 32-bit systems. There is no limit on its size on 64-bit systems.

Having said that, some customers reported they were unable to create a boot-time RAM disk in excess of 150 GB+ for unknown reasons, and worked around the issue by creating several smaller RAM disks.

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