Tim Metz writes:

> Greetings,
> As part of a campus working group currently evaluating Kerberos product
> options, I have been tasked with researching the following two
> requirements for MIT Kerberos:
> (1) Must house more than 200,000 accounts.
> (2) Must issue more than 3 tickets per second.

MIT Kerberos can trivially satisfy both of those with any reasonable
server hardware. We were doing more authentications per second than that
on a now-obsolete Dell 1750. We're now running the primary Kerberos
server, which handles almost all the authentications on a Dell 1950.

Russ Allbery (rra@stanford.edu)