is physical swap file needed or not ? Share on Facebook Post on reddit Tweet on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Home › Forums › Server Operating Systems › Windows Server 2008 / 2008 R2 › is physical swap file needed or not ? This topic has 5 replies, 4 voices, and was last updated 9 years, 3 months ago by mbianchi. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts albertwtMember Mar 23, 2011 at 6:54 pm #153956 Hi All, suppose I have one very powerful server which runs: 2x 12 core Xeon 5650 64 GB RAM 4x RAID 10 SAS 15k rpm HDD Do I still need to use pagefile.sys or I can just turn it off completely ? it is a physical server and it runs SQL Server 2008 Enterprise DB for OLAP Thanks. Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.