[lug] Linux DBMS

Evelyn Mitchell efm at tummy.com
Mon Mar 27 10:15:26 MST 2000

On Mon, Mar 27, 2000 at 12:11:45PM -0500, Subba Rao wrote:
> The problem here is that there is no capacity planning done. We don't know
> if the application will be widely used or be left to die a slow death.
> Assuming that it is somewhat popular, what type of HW is typically used in the
> commercial environment. Most commercial servers seem to have RAID disks.

RAID support under Linux, both hardware and software is quite good.

> I have used Postgres long ago and was impressed with it. I have never used
> MSQL. What is the support like for the commercial systems on Linux?

The commercial products are fully supported by the vendors. 

There are also several Linux consultants in the Northern Colorado
area available to help guide you through setting up this system,
or who can do it for you.

Evelyn Mitchell
efm at tummy.com
http://www.tummy.com/ Consulting and Software for Linux and Unix
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