Scaling of imap servers

Eric Luyten Eric.Luyten at
Fri Jun 17 07:56:10 EDT 2011

On Fri, June 17, 2011 12:51 pm, Ram wrote:

>> How much does it cost to use 300T redundant fault-tolerant storage in an
>> Amazon Cloud?
> They dont seem to offer 300T of storage , I tried the same with
> rackspace they too limit the maximum direct storage to around 600G per server (
> Their cloud FS is much lower on I/O and wont fit the bill for a  mail
> server )


FYI, our mail server is not the most I/O intensive service of our
Both its LAN access and dual iSCSI accesses (all three physically
at 1 Gbps) are rarely loaded over 10% (100 Mbps).

Eric Luyten.

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