Mailinator Runs eMail Business on Modest Server

Mailinator LogoPaul Tyma of Mailinator describes the IT architecture behind his web-based email service business that allows any incoming email to create a mailbox without signup. Mailinator averages approximately 4.5 million emails a day, with sometimes hourly spikes that would bring it to over 6 million. He points out how just one ServerBeach Powerline 2100 server is all the hardware he needs to run it. Excellent information in his blog post here.

One Response

  1. I don’t know if I would call it a business. Don’t you have to make money to be business 🙂


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