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How can I estimate the request/second my server is capable of? [closed]

I recently built my own server to help me learn linux, Ubuntu and related technologies and to serve some small website projects I have been producing. How can I estimate the requests per second that ...
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What are challenges with Linux Storage Servers having 7 or 15 drives? [duplicate]

I'm evaluating options for image webservers for Tralev (in the case it grows). I was looking into Hetzner's storage line. They offer storage servers with 7 and 15 drives. 7 drives with software ...
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Can you help me with my capacity planning?

This is a Canonical Question about Capacity Planning Related: How do you do Load Testing and Capacity Planning for Web Sites? How do you do Load Testing and Capacity Planning for ...
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What capacities should have a hosting to support an average of 1000 registered users simultaneously? [closed]

How much RAM, Disk Space, Bandwidth, etc would be needed? It's just and aproximate. I have no idea how to do a real implementation of a web service and I'm not going to, but I have to write a SRS ...
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How long does it take to fsck a volume?

We are running website which is currently serving 3-5 million page views. Our site is file sharing site and so it contains 250,000 files and few thousand symbolic links. The hard disk is a 1500GB ...
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How do you estimate how much memory to buy?

I have a custom server application that runs on Windows 2008 R2. It is a home grown Windows Service written in .Net supporting a number of custom terminals. I have a test machine that has a similar ...
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Server requirement for running an application having huge network traffic

What I am asking is a very common question that comes to any developer's mind when he/she wants to host a server but a precise answer is not easily available. I need to host a server which returns ...
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How to calculate/estimate the capacity of a switch theoretically [closed]

I don't know whether this is the correct place to ask this question. If not, could any one tell me some sites or forums to ask such questions? Thanks in advance. My question is the same meaning as ...
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Automatic VM capacity planning

Situation: I've got a bunch of blades, all with same amount of memory and cores in each. Some have local storage, some do not and rely on the SAN. I've also got a ton of VMs that I need to build ...
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Does anyone know of any good Sizing Tools or approaches?

I work as a Solution Architect, and I'd like to get some support in sizing hardware for (mainly) bespoke applications (some COTS as well). The recommended sizing for any given project is usually done ...
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How do I calculate the disk subsystem i/o capacity

I am trying to figure out the number of 8K page i/o capacity for a disk subsystem. The drives are SATA 7200 RPM - 4 drives in a RAID-5 configuration. I am not sure about the SCSI controller but the ...
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How might I estimate size of changed blocks on a system over 24 hours?

I'm going to use a block-level backup solution to backup a Hyper-V server running SBS 2008 plus two additional instances of Windows 2008. It's fairly lightweight in terms of relative use. Total file ...
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Apache Load [closed]

Am planning to run a chat script on my Apache server and it uses polling every second to receive messages. I know about Comet etc, but I do not want to use them at the current time. I am wondering if ...