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Re: hardware advice

From: Shaun Thomas <sthomas(at)optionshouse(dot)com>
To: Scott Marlowe <scott(dot)marlowe(at)gmail(dot)com>
Cc: Alan Hodgson <ahodgson(at)simkin(dot)ca>, <pgsql-performance(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: hardware advice
Date: 2012-09-27 20:50:33
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On 09/27/2012 03:44 PM, Scott Marlowe wrote:

> This 100x this.  We used to buy our boxes from and got
> a 5 year replacement parts warranty included.  We spent ~$10k on a
> server that was right around $18k from dell for the same numbers and a
> 3 year warranty.

Whatever you do, go for the Intel ethernet adaptor option. We've had so 
many headaches with integrated broadcom NICs. :(

Shaun Thomas
OptionsHouse | 141 W. Jackson Blvd. | Suite 500 | Chicago IL, 60604


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