my.esoTalk is my latest project. The goal is to create a free forum hosting service for users to take advantage of the esoTalk forum system without worrying about hosting costs or setup.
Main goals include
Right now the admin system is being written. The system needs to automatically find the least-loaded server, create the forum on that server, report back to the account owner their forum information, and have it all easily upgradeable and manageable by my.esoTalk admins.
The main issue right now is the upgrading feature. New versions of esoTalk will be released, and upgrading hundreds of forums at once is a big task. Possible solutions include
I'm looking more at modifying esoTalk core to handle multiple sites. More information will be posted here as I get going.