I have developed an asp.net 3.5 website. the client wants to have it hosted in his office building becauase its information is very confidential.
I have asked a network person and he has given the attached requirements and respective costs(see attached file). I have a fealing this is very expensive.
Is there a cheaper, easy to implement and secure method of implementing this.
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Technical specifications Estimated cost
Processors Intel Itanium 9300 series quad core
Processors per node 2 to 16
Cores per node 8 to 64
Processors per cluster up to 4080
Memory per CPU 48 GB
Memory per node 768 GB
Internal HDD SAS 146 GB, 300 GB
FC 300 GB
Enterprise Storage HP P9500
199.9 x 118.5 x 60.96 cm
Operating System Windows 2003/2008 (32/64 bit) Enterprise Edition: cost: $2,000.00
Licenses Basic Licenses (5) for windows and terminal licenses for the connections. @82 for additional
Security Kerio WinRoute Firewall integrated with McAfee antivirus to on e-Policy Orchestrator in a Server environment cost:$5,000.00
Network Switch 3750x Manageable switch preferably Cisco manageable switches cost:$4,000.00
External Power A good UPS which can provide backup power for the server and other associated equipment. cost:$1,000.00
Labour charges Configuration and all the installations cost:$800.00