> The 50,000 figure is unsubstantiated and was _not_ claimed by anyone at VA
> Linux Systems. A cluster with 16 apache servers and 2 LVS servers in a was
> configured for Linux World New York but due to interconnect problems the
> performance was never measured - we weren't happy with the throughput of the
> NICs so there didn't seem to be a lot of point. This problem has been
> resolved and there should be an opportunity to test this again soon.
In recent tests, I've taken multinode clusters to tens of thousands of
connections per second. Sorry for any confusion here. The exact 50,000
number from LWCE NY is unsubstantiated.
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