Byte.com: How Big Does Your Unix Server Have To Be?Jun 07, 1999, 10:06 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Moshe Bar)
"Too Big Or Too Small, The Boss Gets Mad"
"Sizing a Unix server, be it Linux or commercial Unix, is not for the faint of heart. Over-estimating the capacities of the system results in unhappy users and a bad year-end review by the boss. Under-estimating the power of the machine results in a machine too big for the workload and ultimately an angry boss, as well."