Slow (Bridged) network performance on a virtual machine

Scenario: A Windows 7 machine running VMWare Server as a host for a Windows 2008 R2 guest OS.

Problem: Slow performance transferring files to/from the guest OS.

Solution: Performance issues with bridged networking on Windows Server 2003 and Windows 2008 host operating systems. (It worked with Windows 7 too).

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