Storage requirements for hosting multi-journals

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jnatan
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Storage requirements for hosting multi-journals

Postby jnatan » Mon Jan 18, 2010 12:21 pm

Hi all,

I was wondering if anybody could recommend the storage requirements for hosting multi-journals on OJS. Our IT department is asking us the size of the server we’ll need to host the journals.

Thanks,

Joel

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Re: Storage requirements for hosting multi-journals

Postby mugarurac » Wed Jan 20, 2010 8:34 am

In general, OJS does not consume a lot of space, but what will take a lot of space are the journal papers (pdf or word).
right now web hosting is not very expensive, they are packages at less than $ 10 per month offering you unlimited space. Hosting in house is also an option but very expensive, because the hosting companies have economies of scale, which your I.T. dept doesnt

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Re: Storage requirements for hosting multi-journals

Postby jmacgreg » Fri Jan 22, 2010 2:31 pm

Hi folks,

Some other old and newer threads from the forum about storage/disk requirements.

Cheers,
James


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