Storage Reliability

You should mount the Jive system home directory (by default, this is /usr/local/jive) on redundant external storage (preferably SAN storage via redundant HBAs and SAN fabric). When redundant external storage is not available, the local system volume for your Jive installation directory should be mirrored across multiple physical disks to prevent the loss of a single disk as a single point of failure.

The total storage requirements for this directory will vary from installation to installation. As a basic guide for capacity planning, consider the following: