[ic] Reccomended Software + Hardware Configurations

Steve & Patti Getzinger steveandpatti@wubs.org
Mon, 27 Nov 2000 09:53:34 -0600

My recommendation is SMP with 1/2 gig ram or more. Red Hat 7 will work fine in
fact since IC is now part of Red Hat 7 it would seem the OS of choice as support
would be highest. Theory there not fact. It runs on about everything that I have
heard of main issue is RAM. Naturally horsepower helps.


"Politis, Brian" wrote:

> I am toying with the idea of putting together a site that should receive at
> most about 100 orders per week.  Each order will average approx. 7 - 10
> items.  The only thing that I will have significant volume will be my
> catalog.  It will contain approx. 50,000 part numbers initially and grow to
> over 100,000 quickly.
> My question is what sort of platform would people reccomend.  I am looking
> for advice on hardware, and the database platform. High availability is not
> critical in the initial installation, so we will probably build out the site
> on some "home grown" boxes running Red Hat 7.0 and then move it to a
> stronger platform later.  I am new to interchange (and e-commerce in
> general), but have decent database admin skills, some html and limited perl,
> so please be explicit with your advice.
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