Questions about PC Requirements

Miguel Koren O'Brien de Lacy miguelk at KONSULTEX.COM.BR
Mon Oct 27 21:29:02 GMT 2003


I searched the archives and came up with this sizing which is very close 
to what you expect to have:

A dual-CPU 2.4GHz Xeon with 2GB ram and SCSI disk will virus-scan over
1,000,000 messages per day.

This was in a post from Julian on Sep.29.

Consultex Informatica.

Ignacio M. Sbampato wrote:

>this is my first message to the list, thanks all to be here. ;-P
>My question is about the requirements of a PC running MailScanner + 1(one)
>antivirus engine, if:
>* We're using it over Sendmail.
>* The server process 100,000 email messages per hour
>* Every attachment has an average size of 150 KB (a lot of ADSL users)
>* It's running over Red Hat 9, without any other important processes.
>I didn't found any information about the hardware requirements in the FAQ's.
>Thanks a lot for your help.

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