Large Enterprise Design

The last design point is for a large enterprise consisting of the following:

• 10,000 users

• 2,000 servers

For illustration and sizing, the numbers and types of servers at each location are listed in Table 14.10. Because the types of servers determine which management packs are loaded and the database sizing, it is important to have some sense of the monitored servers. This information can also be used with the System Center Capacity Planner tool.

Table 14.10 Large Enterprise Workload Counts

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Given the relatively large number of work items, computers, and users, a server-per-component design makes the most sense. This ...

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