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A FMS hardware/deployment question

Question asked by bigtom on May 12, 2016
Latest reply on May 14, 2016 by srzuch

Given a use case of a primarily web direct deployed solution that is transaction heavy (lots of record creation) with 10 users and usually only 5 simultaneous users...


What is the the real difference between an 8 core single machine deployment and a two machine deployment with a 4 core server each? How does FMS balance the WPE internally on the single machine deployment? Is one way a benefit over the other?


Here are a few things I see at a glance:

CPU speed-4core CPUs can usually be found in faster speeds. How much of that speed is taken away by the need to communicate between the servers?


Bandwidth-Pro/Go client traffic to the database server are not inhibited by web UI data moving through the DB server connection.