Server Suggestion

Alan DeKok aland at
Thu Jul 14 19:30:11 CEST 2005

"King, Michael" <MKing at> wrote:
> We're going to be setting up a freeRADIUS server to service around 400
> simultaneous connections.  (500 AP's, 4000 users, about 400 online at
> once)  Accounting info would be on another different server.(Not part of

  That's a pretty small system.

> What's a good server for this?  What's more important?  Memory or CPU?


  If the AP's are wireless, then CPU is more important, as EAP uses
SSL, which has a large CPU impact.

> I was thinking a dell poweredge 750, 2.8Ghz, 1Gig of RAM, 73G drive.

  64M of RAM & a 4G drive would be more than sufficient.

  Alan DeKok.

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