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Hardware suggestions for high performance 8.3

From: Henrik <henke(at)mac(dot)se>
To: pgsql-performance(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Hardware suggestions for high performance 8.3
Date: 2008-06-25 10:16:10
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Hi list,

We have a database with lots of small simultaneous writes and reads  
(millions every day) and are looking at buying a good hardware for this.

What are your suggestions. What we are currently looking at is.

Dual Quad Core Intel
8 - 12 GB RAM

10 disks total.

4 x 146 GB SAS disk in RAID 1+0 for database
6 x 750 GB SATA disks in RAID 1+0 or RAID 5 for OS and transactions  

Good RAID controller with lots of memory and BBU.

Any hints, recommendations would be greatly appreciated.



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