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IBM developerWorks: Highly Available/Scalable Sendmail Using Sendmail Clusters on Linux

Jan 08, 2002, 13:18 (2 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Frank for this link. ]

"Clusters of servers running Sendmail can deliver high performance and high availability at competitive prices. For experienced systems administrators, this has long been a commonly held practice. This article describes a study that quantifies and describe ways to achieve highly available/scalable sendmail.

The study uses several configurations of Sendmail clusters on Linux and quantifies their relative performance. It investigates and test common performance tuning parameters in Sendmail's configuration and in the Linux operating system.

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