[OT] MailScanner and SSDs

Zaeem Arshad zaeem.arshad at gmail.com
Tue Oct 27 03:44:31 GMT 2009

On Tue, Oct 27, 2009 at 1:20 AM, Michael Huntley <michael at huntley.net>wrote:

> --[ UxBoD ]-- wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Does anybody on the list use SSDs as the storage for a MTA ? Would be very
>> interested on hearing your views on the matter.
>> Best Regards,
> I found performance improved overall for the system.  I use the OCZ Summit
> series of SATA drives in a RAID 5 config.  Super fast and ridiculous
> longevity.
> Cheers!
Using SSDs is generally a very good idea if cost is not a concern. We
evaluated that in our setup but ended up going with more RAM and using ram
drives. Using ram drives is risky as you will lose all email in case of a
power blip.


-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://lists.mailscanner.info/pipermail/mailscanner/attachments/20091027/01e4317a/attachment.html

More information about the MailScanner mailing list