Generally, my question is how best to deploy copies of the partion and
how many partition copies is too many ona given server? Here is my
Tree layout and server deployment

O=OName*------>ou=HQName* (Nine servers in the OU)
------>ou=North----->ou=Dist02* (One server in the OU)
------>ou=North----->ou=Dist03* (One server in the OU)
------>ou=North----->ou=Dist08* (One server in the OU)
------>ou=North----->ou=Dist12* (One server in the OU)
------>ou=South----->ou=Dist04* (One server in the OU)
------>ou=South----->ou=Dist09* (One server in the OU)
------>ou=South----->ou=Dist10* (One server in the OU)
------>ou=South----->ou=Dist18* (One server in the OU)
------>ou=LAMet----->ou=Dist05* (One server in the OU)
------>ou=LAMet----->ou=Dist06* (One server in the OU)
------>ou=LAMet----->ou=Dist11* (One server in the OU)
------>ou=LAMet----->ou=Dist17* (One server in the OU)

Server1 [Located in ou=HQName] (Master of OName partition)
Server2 [Located in ou=HQName] (R/W of OName partition)
Server3 [Located in ou=HQName] (R/W of OName partition)

DistXServer [Located in ou=DistX] (Master of Distx partitions)
Server1 [Located in ou=HQName] (R/W of Distx partitions)
Server2 [Located in ou=HQName] (R/W of Distx partitions)
Server3 [Located in ou=HQName] (R/W of Distx partitions)

So, Server1, Server2 and Server3 currently have 13 copies of partition
databases.
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