Re: Debian money
On Wednesday 16 September 2009 19:14:41 Bernd Zeimetz wrote:
> Giacomo A. Catenazzi wrote:
> > Some months ago Debian asked for sponsored hardware:
> > http://www.debian.org/News/2009/20090208
> > I did not read any news about his, so maybe we could use some
> > money for such infrastructure hardware.
> We were and are still hoping to get at least one machine sponsored as
> described - please note that a performant SAN infrastructure is REALLY
> expensive. If you look at normal market prices, you start with $100k,
You can get an AoE-based SAN from Coraid for much less. Not the best
performer nor the most feature-rich but still it's worth have a look at it
(I'm not at all involved with Coraid; just a quite enough satisfied user).