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I recently starting working for a company that has implemented a 3 tier
eCommerce system. This is comprised of web servers in tier 1, app
servers in teir 2, and then the databases on the backend. Prior to
this position, I worked using Solaris in a ISP environment, and we had
used cachefs and read-only nfs mounts to serve up html/php sites. The
setup at my new position has the files on local filesystems, spread
across multiple systems (read, copy new files to multple web/app
servers). I ...