Small Redundant web/mail setup
zbyszek at szalbot.homedns.org
Thu Oct 19 07:06:28 UTC 2006
On Wed, 18 Oct 2006, Ted Mittelstaedt wrote:
> The really big ISP's use proprietary commercial clustering solutions
> that make multiple systems appear as one single system. We are talking
> hundreds of thousands to millions of users. We are not talking 5000
> users or fewer.
> You can easily serve 5K users on a single server. You just need to
> get good hardware. In other words, costs start at $5000 and go up.
Ian - not sure if it is appropriate to ask but because one day I will need
to think about a server with solid hardware, what would you advise me to
look at? I mean look company-wise? Or simply select from a list of a
server-type machines that costs more than 5K?
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