Let's help Cryptic in their time of need.
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Join Date: Dec 2007
01-31-2010, 02:41 PM
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Nice idea. However, to support the amount of logins we're currently seeing, they're gonna need a bigger boat. Server structure, even. Single slaved PowerEdge is not going to cut it. If it's going to work as smooth as EVE (which still isn't 100% reliable, but is closer...), they need everything from routers and switchers up to the actual server duplicating as well.
Also, if they ordered those things Real Soon Now (an upgrade from the old CoH Cryptic "Soon™"... ah, those were the days), they should have been shipped days ago and slavering geeks from the makers working frantically in gold TNG shirts to get it fixed...
...unless their server company techs are all WoW fans. I smell conspiracy...
Hmmm, so what type of server would be required? I would think if they received two "gifts" from UPS, they
would be able to fill in the blanks with the ancillary details like the hubs and routers.