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7answers
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When to Add another server(s) [duplicate]

When is the right time to start adding(or thinking about adding) servers to your Web Application? What are the difficulties involved in going from a single server(DB and Web) to multiple? For example:...
4
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1answer
5k views

How much free memory should I have on my webserver? [duplicate]

I have a webserver that's currently hosting two Wordpress sites and some java-based collaboration software. The server has 2G of memory and is currently using about 1.8G of the available memory. ...
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5answers
24k views

Web Server Hardware - What Do I Need? [duplicate]

I need a web server for static web content, a corporate blog and the company e-commerce system. I have some ideas, but thought of seeking additional feedback from the world's best server pros! NOTE ...
2
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1answer
8k views

Apache HTTPD configuration for high load [duplicate]

Good day, I want to be able to serve at least 7000 (preferably 10k) concurrent requests from my Apache Httpd. I have configured my httpd.conf with MPM worker with the following setup ServerLimit ...
1
vote
2answers
544 views

Can one root server handle over 50M requests per month? [duplicate]

I am running a LAMP Application installed on one server, happily serving about 1M PI per month. Now I am looking into a potential partnership where my app might serve around 50-80M requests per month. ...
0
votes
2answers
855 views

which server(s) should I use for my application? (300GB MySQL DB & Sphinx) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my capacity planning? I have written an application that uses MySQL & Sphinx for searching and storing information. the application contains a ...
2
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1answer
2k views

How do you choose the EC2 instance for your django app? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my capacity planning? My team has created a nice django app and now it is going to be deployed on an EC2 instance. Now there are a few questions that I ...
3
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7answers
735 views

Is it enough a 100Mbps LAN for a server rack? [duplicate]

My website is growing and growing. So now i'm considering moving to a 2-server virtual rack (in ThePlanet). Im thinking on using one server for the DBMS and the other for the Webserver (currently I ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Performance of Asterisk Telephony System on Linux [duplicate]

I needed some idea on the max concurrent calls a standard Asterisk Telephony System can handle on a 64 bit Linux server of 4GB RAM, 4 CPU cores and 10K RPM RAID0 HDD? Most of my calls will be reads. ...
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4answers
851 views

will a 100GB database with large tables on MSSQL 2008 server run on a 3GB RAM system? [duplicate]

This will be only for testing and developing. I have a 100 GB DB I am working on and need a sanbox envorinment. The only hardware I have is a desktop with 3GB and 32bit. I am able to install SQL 2008 ...
1
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3answers
784 views

Need puppet server sizing and scale limits [duplicate]

My company is considering adopting Puppet to manage our infrastructure. We've heard that Puppet is not as efficient as other solutions such as CFEngine. Does anyone have any hard data about how many ...
0
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3answers
1k views

Sever configuration for 100 users [duplicate]

I have an issue related to what server to approximate for the following scenario (a real situation): I have a server where will be stored some videos that can be accessed through a web application ...
1
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2answers
429 views

IRC Server For 50 People? [duplicate]

I've seen this question before and I am sure it will be fine but I want assurance before I do it. I am looking at running an IRC server with 128MB of ram and 500GB of BW. The server will usually ...
1
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2answers
1k views

Suitable specification for cPanel DNS only server [duplicate]

I manage a cluster of cPanel shared hosting servers and am considering utilising cPanel DNS only to run two (or more) dedicated DNS servers separate from the hosting servers. I'm hoping this will give ...
1
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2answers
2k views

How to determine approximate maximum number of requests? [duplicate]

I'm building a quite simple web application, and need to get some rough understanding of how much load my server can take. Of course, this depends on a whole lot of factors, but I just need a rough ...

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