What is great about this document is the detailed information on Volumes, Raid type and number of disks.
10k clients (Single machine) Configuration
Site Server / management point:
* 2x2 Xeon @ 3 GHz
* 4GB RAM
* SAS write back / read ahead cache (with battery backup) options for all volumes
|Volume||Purpose||RAID Type||# of Disks|
|1||Operating System/SQL Server Temp Database||RAID 1||2|
|2||Configuration Manager 2007 installation files and SQL Server site database||RAID 1||2|
This document and other valuable White papers can be found here:
Exact white paper:
Configuration Manager 2007: Sample Configurations and Common Performance Questions
Please note that the document was created in July 2008 but still contains valuabe information that can be used today! Microsoft cannot keep up with every change in Disk and CPU technology so please adjust as necessary. For this reason Microsoft cannot recommend how to setup every different enviroment because there is no way of knowing the performance of your hardware.