Re: Sugesstions building a rather big mail system.
On Mon, 2003-10-06 at 16:03, Fredrik wrote:
> Hello fellow sysadmins,
> I have been aproached about building a rather big mail system handling
> 500.0000 existing accounts (running today on a windows based product (ick))
> with a growth about 50.000 new accounts per year.
> The services needed is: smtp, pop3, imap4.
> I have used LVS for about 3y with good results for 30.000 acounts.
> But this is certainly a bigger project. Should I go for alteon or any other
> closed product or stick with LVS?
> Is there anyone on the list running such a system or have some comments about
> building such a system? (I do prefer to use OS/FS Software)
> My main concern is the storage. SAN?
> Anyone used supersparrow for source based load balancing?
> What do you think?
Not quite as large as your setup though.
> Thanks for you time.
> .''`. Fredrik, firstname.lastname@example.org
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Hope this helps,
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