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RAID 1+0 vs 3 separated RAID [on hold]

I need to configure a server with 6 disks and 12 VMs. In your experience, do you get better performances setting up 3 separated RAID or using just one RAID 1+0? Thanks for your time.
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Ceph Cluster Switch Specifications [duplicate]

What's more important when building a 10GbE Ceph cluster - switches that have larger buffers or switches that have less latency?
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What kind of server needed for 1,000 users at a time?

I am currently a member of my school's student council and have been tasked with creating a council website. The site should not have too much traffic but I am concerned with the live voting feature. ...
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Amazon Elastic Beanstalk vs EC2?

I have a PHP dynamic website to migrate to Amazon Web Services (AWS). I see 2 options available for me: Elastic Beanstalk + Amazon RDS: the native way to deploy PHP website to Amazon. No need to ...
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Video Streaming using SSD [duplicate]

We wanna start a new service for people to watch videos. Now I should estimate how many users can stream video simultaneously per server, assuming my SSD drives are 110000 IOPs (each server has 10Gb ...
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mpm_prefork values for 2-4 GB RAM [duplicate]

I have bought new linode (1GB). On this page :https://www.linode.com/docs/websites/lamp/install-lamp-on-ubuntu-16-04 Linode says: Below are the suggested values for a 1GB Linode: ...
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first web server to serve pages that will serve non-profit education for all… here is my server, i am getting built [duplicate]

What sort of minimal network setup will I need to serve pages to all of the United States, and Canada, 24/7... I got the financing for it, finally, to set this up, so any advice would be greatly ...
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Sizing servers for audio/video streaming [duplicate]

As a part of a larger Java-based enterprise web application, I need to develop/integrate an environment for multi-room remote conferencing. Each room is composed of up to 5 interacting individuals ...
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Confusion about Amazon EC2 and S3

Planning to host a PHP website with MySQL DB in Amazon Web Services, which AWS components should I choose? The website is just a dynamic website with a custom CMS, though a large amount of data are ...
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Offline storage vs Cloud storage for a search engine [duplicate]

I need to store html pages from a web crawler on persistent storage. The information will be read at a rate of <1 GB/day and written at a speed of >10 GB/day since it's not a public facing search ...
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Prestashop recommended configuration for php and Apache [duplicate]

I have a site built in Prestashop. It receives pretty high traffic Visits 23015 Unique Visitors 16767 This is volume of traffic that I get per month. Currently PHP memory limit is set to 128MB. I ...
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How to manage high traffic on news portal(cache)? [duplicate]

I have some questions regarding to my news portal, where I have some issues with high traffic. The issues is: I have daily about 50 k UU, and sometimes I have shots about 20 k UU in one time from ...
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How do you do load testing and capacity planning for web sites?

This is a canonical question about capacity planning for web sites. Related: Can you help me with my capacity planning? How do you do Load Testing and Capacity Planning for ...
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single server implementation for scraping 1.5billion urls in 24 hours [duplicate]

I have a list 1.5 billion urls, where I want scrape content off them. To get that data it takes .5sec on each url to get the data which is essentially a line of data like: Date, id, name, # of ...
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VPS/Dedicated for a HTML5 game? [duplicate]

We are about to host a 220 MB HTML5 game and are estimating 25,000 daily plays (160+ TB monthly traffic, and approximately 500 Mbps speed). Plenty of hosts can accommodate these numbers, but where ...

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