Xen Performance

Eric Merkel merkel at metalink.net
Tue Oct 21 17:01:34 IST 2008

I cannot comment on VMware and MailScanner, but we are runing several XEN 
MailScannersVM's in an ISP environment (load balanced) and they are almost 
indistingiushable from a regular machine. All I can say is give the VM 
plenty of RAM since MailScanner needs it to run efficiently.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Andrew MacLachlan" <andrew at gdcon.net>
To: "MailScanner discussion" <mailscanner at lists.mailscanner.info>
Sent: 2008-10-20 18:36
Subject: Xen Performance

> Has anyone got any idea of how well MailScanner performs under Xen 
> compared to ESX?
> I'm interested in anyone's opinion who has tried both platforms - also any 
> wisdom regarding messages/hour on either platform...
> -Andy
> -- 
> MailScanner mailing list
> mailscanner at lists.mailscanner.info
> http://lists.mailscanner.info/mailman/listinfo/mailscanner
> Before posting, read http://wiki.mailscanner.info/posting
> Support MailScanner development - buy the book off the website! 

More information about the MailScanner mailing list