Under load, we've noticed response times from Apache vary greatly for the same 7k image. It can range anywhere from .01 seconds to 25 seconds or greater. Unfortunately, due to corporate policy ...
I've seen millions of websites using nginx as a proxifying webserver working together with Apache. But I've seen very few servers running nginx only as their default webserver. What are the main ...
Suggestions for programming language and database for a high end database querying system (>50 million queries a day)?
These requirements are sketchy at the moment, but will appreciate any insights. We are exploring what would be required to build a system that can handle 50 database million queries a day - ...
I have a nagios server running Ubuntu with a 2.0 GHz Intel Processor, a RAID10 array, and 400 MB of RAM. It monitors a total of 42 services across 8 hosts, most of which are checked using the ...
I have a website that is tracking towards 50 million hits per day average, and within the next 3 months should be over 100 million hits per day. We are trying to use GlusterFS v 3.0.0 (with latest ...
I'm having issues with CPU usage on a WinServ08 machine: Effectively, the CPU usage (and more noticeably on core 0 out of 3) is higher than I'd think, and task manager (when sorted by CPU %) shows ...
What are the tradeoffs between a VMware VM and a local machine for scientific CPU intensive computing?
I have a computing task that will probably run non-stop for several weeks with occasional restarts. My IT folks seem to feel a VMware machine set up on our corporate servers would be a better solution ...
I am expecting high traffic on a corporate website i am managing.At present the website is hosted on godaddy shared hosting. As it will be an IPO for my clients company so i don't have any idea what ...
For a high traffic global web site is it efficient to change the hosting country to out of US ? I have to make a decision between colocating our own servers nears us vs dedicated server solution at ...