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Old 04 Jan 2008, 13:15
dnerty dnerty is offline
Join Date: Feb 2006
Originally Posted by TECK View Post
With 5,000 users, you need 6 servers. 2 for web, 2 for db and 2 for load balancing (1 is failsafe). Then your server load will be around 0.5-1.5. You cannot run an efficient board while having the load at 15. However, you will obtain much better results if you use a proxy array, instead of spending extra money on 2 cheap balancers.. Serving the data will be ultra fast.

--------------- Added 01 Jan 2008 at 01:23 ---------------
Just finished with moving my databases to a new server.. Now I have 3500 users online with 2-3 load on web server, 0.3 - 0-6 on mysql server .. And didn't finished with optimisation yet, I will have lower values in a few days

Last edited by dnerty; 09 Jan 2008 at 09:25.
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