Memory overprovisioning

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Learn how to overprovision memory requests from workspaces.

Coder allows you to set memory overprovisioning ratios for each of your organizations. By changing this ratio, you can change the number of workspaces that fit onto a single Kubernetes node.

Step 1: Enabling memory overprovisioning

A site admin/manager must complete these steps:

  1. In the Coder Dashboard's top navigation bar, go to Manage > Admin.
  2. Under the Infrastructure tab, check the box next to Enable Memory Overprovisioning.

Enable memory overprovisioning

Step 2: Changing the memory provisioning rate

  1. Go to Manage > Organizations and select your organization.
  2. At the top of your organization page, click Actions > Edit. Scroll down to Memory Provisioning Rate and set the maximum ratio
  3. Click Update.

Set memory overprovisioning ratios

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