Just wondering what is the rough idea of speed of a server like this is
holding a database with millions of records. I know its difficult, depends
on the data stored etc.
Its basically storing an index int and about 5 or so char field (50
long). In total I want to store 500 million records. Accessed using PHP.
a.. 2x Intel Pentium III 1260 CPU or higher
b.. 1 GB RAM
c.. 60 GB hard drive
d.. 20 GB traffic/month
e.. RedHat LInux 7.2
Ive read that its better to store the data in different databases on the
Can someone please give me a rough idea of the speed and how many
servers needed, my client wants to know how much it will cost to host the
Anyone have any experience with holding a lot in MySQL? Any idea of
speed would be great.
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