SearchEnterpriseLinux: Linux Beats NAS in 11 TB Storage Migration, Part 2
Mar 05, 2004, 02:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jan Stafford)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Michael
S. Mimoso for this link. ]
"Did you run into any surprises during the project
"Brian Kohles: We did. We started looking at the hardware that
it was going to take to run our sites, and we actually ended up
migrating our database to Oracle 9i on Linux as well. So, in
addition to having the SAN and the content delivery on Linux, the
database runs on Linux.
"What happened during the deployment?
"Todd Moore: We had our design down pat. The equipment showed
up, [and] we had everything ... powered up in a day with two or
three of us working. Once the system was up, Brian spent a couple
of days setting Linux and then a day, maybe, with PolyServe. As far
as any surprises or gotchas, there was nothing that I can think of
off the top of my head..."
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