By default at least on Centos 7 nfs only allows 8 connections and starts 8 nfsd daemons.
To fix this edit this file:/etc/sysconfig/nfs
Edit the line "RPCNFSDCOUNT" (uncomment it so it looks like this:
In the example above we are setting 30 nfsd daemons to run (or in other words 30 connections are possible this way).........
systemd is like the service manager for your Centos and other modern Linux distributions (including Debian/Mint/Ubuntu) allows you to enable services, stop them, restart them, check their status and even reboot your system.
The key commands or arguments you will use with systemctl are the following:
list-units [PATTERN...] List loaded units