Connect. Communicate. Collaborate. Securely.

Home » Kerio User Forums » Kerio Connect Multi-Server » Why multi server setup?
  •  
PrimeOne

Messages: 1
Karma: 0
Send a private message to this user
Hi community
I saw the Kerio Connect Multi-Server webinar, and I have some questions about it.
It's mentioned, that the main reason to distribute the users among several servers is performance related, right. At least it's not about redundency, cause the users mailbox resists only on one server.
But what's exactly the paintpoint? Is it just that the store gets to big? I mean the mailbox server could be a very performant server with enough cpu, memory and disk space to handle a mail server with several thousand of mail accounts, no? Can't imagine that the traffic, cpu- or memory load should be an issue?
So what's the main reason?
Kind regards, Prime
  •  
Bud Durland

Messages: 398
Karma: 45
Send a private message to this user
In two words: DISK I/O. Kerio connect is very, very I/O intensive. This is especially evident in virtualized environments.
  •  
chrisjohnson

Messages: 2
Karma: 0
Send a private message to this user
you dont need to set it up.... it will be default
  •  
Anonymous
Karma:
just that the store gets to big? I mean the mailbox server could be a very performant server with enough cpu, memory and disk space to handle a mail server with several thousand of mail accounts, no? Can't imagine that the traffic, cpu- or memory load should be an issue?
So what's the main reason?
  •  
Bud Durland

Messages: 398
Karma: 45
Send a private message to this user
In my experience, the number of accounts is less of a factor than the number of e-mails (and calendar entries, etc). Also, if you have multiple sites, a server at each site will provide better performance for local users.
  •  
aofnoy01

Messages: 9
Karma: -4
Send a private message to this user
you dont need to set it up....
  •  
lupacexi

Messages: 3
Karma: 0
Send a private message to this user
it will be default
Previous Topic: 2 WAN on NG100
Next Topic: Introducing Multi-Server Technology preview for Kerio Connect 8.4
Goto Forum:
  


Disclaimer:
Kerio discussion forums are intended for open communication between forum members and may contain information and material posted by members which may be useful in learning about Kerio products. The discussion forums are not intended to provide technical support for any specific product. Any information implied or expressed in the discussion forums is that of the posting member. Kerio is in no way responsible for the information posted in the forums, or its accuracy. Kerio employees may participate in the discussions, but their postings do not represent an offical position of the company on any issues raised or discussed. Kerio reserves the right to monitor and maintain the forums to promote free and accurate exchange of information.

Current Time: Fri Nov 17 22:32:39 CET 2017

Total time taken to generate the page: 0.00470 seconds
.:: Contact :: Home ::.
Powered by: FUDforum 3.0.4.