[CentOS] looking for alternative to SME & Clark Connect
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Wed Apr 15 17:14:42 UTC 2009
On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 10:50 AM, Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>wrote:
> Rainer Duffner wrote:
> >> - if possible fail-over / high availability support.
> > For free?
> > ;-)
> >> I need to support about 15 - 30 (some part time) students, so I would
> >> like to keep the costs low. If it's free, so much better. SME works
> >> for most of the stuff, but it still runs on CentOS 4, and I'd prefer
> >> to use 5.
> > I have a sense of deja-vu. Didn't we have all these questions and specs
> > a couple of weeks ago?
> That was more about something that scaled up. For 15 people I'd
> probably run SME server in a VMware guest on a machine doing something
> else. And handle the high availablity by having the host use RAID1 on
> swappable disks that could be moved to a spare chassis.
> Les Mikesell
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Pfsense supports CARP which can be used for failover.
FreeNAS/Openfiler(CentOS) can be used for file sharing and it supports RAID
and you can use KVM on CentOS to run all of them(VMs) including a VM which
can use Zimbra or any other groupware software you want.
"It is human nature to think wisely and act in an absurd fashion."
"Todo el desorden del mundo proviene de las profesiones mal o mediocremente
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