[rescue] Computerfests (was: first real server hardware)
alaric at caerllewys.net
Mon Apr 19 15:51:34 CDT 2004
On Sat, Apr 17, 2004 at 12:19:17PM -0400, Dave McGuire wrote:
> On Apr 17, 2004, at 9:44 AM, ed at the7thbeer.com wrote:
> >>>My goal is to eventually put it back into use as a FW1-NG HA cluster
> >>>I can afford the extra $75/month to run it.
> >> $75/mo?? Dude, how much does power cost there?
> >Too much. Plus its a major power hog of a system.
> Seriously, how much? Here, at $.08/KWh, $75/mo would be over a
> kilowatt. There's no way a box that small could pull that much power,
> unless maybe it's liquid-cooled. ;) And if power *is* that expensive
> there, its...
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