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Two small VPSs or one bigger VPS? [duplicate]

I have a relatively busy WordPress site (http://ndsmcobserver.com). I'm currently on Linode 2GB plan, but performance is pretty sluggish, especially when performing searches and working every night ...
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4answers
71 views

Too many httpd processes on my Cpanel VPS [closed]

For months my VPS has been doing fine. But since last week I saw Mysql server stopped two times and I was told that it was some load issue. I don't want to upgrade due to budget issue. Yesterday when ...
1
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1answer
78 views

Why WHM, New Relic and SSH memory usage statistics different?

I have a Cent OS 6.4 Apache Nginx VPS. I have WHM cpanel. How do I check past 24 hours or 48 hours this server RAM usage? I use new relic server monitor web application. It reported that, this VPS ...
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2answers
39 views

What exactly is controlling single HTTP requests speed? [closed]

As you may know using multiple HTTP threads when downloading a file from a server can significantly increase your download speeds if not max it out. What is control of determine the throughput of ...
2
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1answer
92 views

My Ubuntu VPS is not using available swap, even if OOM. What to do?

I recently added 1 GB of swap to my Ubuntu virtual private server to prevent MySQL crashes on RAM overloading. I followed this tutorial. I use htop to monitor resources. When I use loadimpact to test ...
0
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1answer
38 views

uk vps server route to thailand? [closed]

I'm just a Javascript developer using node.js... My host has got me a vps sever in england. I have had someone test my site loading in england and it is lightning fast. I've also had someone test in ...
0
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0answers
176 views

Postgresql running slow

We recently migrated our postgresql server from a heroku 400mb ram add-on to a SSD VPS with 1GB of ram and we have seen a huge performance drop. I am using ubuntu 12.06 and have increased the ...
2
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1answer
117 views

VPS vs Dedicated server, security- and performance-wise

I've been search the web for information and advice on the whole "VPS vs Dedicated"-question. All I can find on the subject is based on economy and a bit performance. So here goes: What are the pros ...
2
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1answer
306 views

What is using all my memory on WordPress VPS hosting

I have a WordPress site hosted on a VPS Centos5_x64_cpanel system with 1Gb of memory. Recently I have been having a lot of issues with the site performance and emails from the hosting company stating ...
0
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1answer
597 views

Very high Magento/Apache memory usage even without visitors (are we fooled by our hosting company?)

I am no server guy and we have issues with our speed so I come here asking for advise. We have a VPS with 2 cores and 2gb of RAM at a Magento specialized hosting company. Over the course of the last ...
1
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1answer
378 views

CPU under heavy load with simple file copy on windows VPS on ESXi host

I recently bought a VPS and am in contact with their support about this issue, but I would also like to get an expert opinion from here. It's a fully updated Windows Server 2008 R2 VPS hosted on ...
0
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2answers
108 views

light web server to run on vps

Has anyone tried to build a really light server that uses the least amount of space and memory, while giving high performance? I would assume that linux kernel can be configured to keep only ...
1
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2answers
339 views

Apache2 on linux - how to track down performance trouble

I am stuck on this topic for a while now: How can I get more details on where response time burns. My Problem is the extreme variance in response times. Sometimes it takes the server 5 or 10 seconds ...
0
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3answers
809 views

Website has become slower on a VPS, was much fast on a shared host. What's wrong?

My shared host suspended my website stating system overload, so I moved my website to a VPS which has 4GB RAM. But for some reason the website has become very slow. This is the vmstat output - procs ...
3
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2answers
394 views

Files served from Apache are slower than other methods

I have a vps with a 1Gb/s line, when running apps on the server I can get (be it not full) reasonable speeds, but when downloading files through apache from this server I never reach close to my line ...
0
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2answers
93 views

What could be so wrong with VPS server that MySQL workbench launch would take 12 minutes?

I got a VPS account that is supposed to be pretty performant ( they guarantee 2 2ghz CPU cores and 1.5gb ram). However for a couple of days its been crawling in perforamnce. I recorded a video where I ...
2
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1answer
163 views

Is one Xeon core enough to run a general website on my VPS?

I've purchased a VPS for dev work (at Linode) some time ago and am wishing to install NetBSD for the sake of experience, however its current support under the Xen hypervisor does not allow for SMP. I ...
0
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1answer
166 views

Performance Problems Started - How to Debug (Ubuntu + Django/Python)

I have a VPS running Ubuntu 10.10, with a Django application running on top of it (MySQL database, Redis datastore, apache + mod_wsgi in daemon mode). Over the last few days, we've been experiencing ...
4
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2answers
235 views

Very poor VPS performance: my problem or the host?

I have a Linux (CentOS 5.6) VPS which I use for hosting a few unimportant projects, but am currently really struggling with the performance. What can I do to find out if the problem is my ...
0
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2answers
199 views

Fastest Dynamic Webserver Build for 2011? [closed]

I am wondering what your favorite build is for a new dynamic website (of unknown traffic especially)? After scouring the web, it seems that Apache with an Ngnix reverse proxy does not offer any ...
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2answers
521 views

Is it possible that my VPS is outperforming my dedicated server?

VPS specs: Linode 512 (more info) Dedicated server specs: Dual Atom (more info) john -test on the Dedicated server john -test on the Linode
1
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5answers
3k views

VPS hosting is very slow. What's the bottleneck?

I've setup a new VPS hosting, to run a Drupal website but it is extremely slow. It is Ubuntu 10, Apache, php5.2 I've enabled Multi-Processing Module (MPM) module and configured it as follows: ...
0
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3answers
661 views

Is 256MB RAM enough for a VPS server to run some Drupal-based websites with e-shop module?

Is 256MB RAM enough for a VPS server to run some Drupal-based websites with e-shop module ? thanks
2
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2answers
117 views

Does running a Control Panel on my server affect performance?

I'm thinking of getting a Dedicated Server from Leaseweb and noticed they offer a nice range of Control Panels to make life easier on the sys admin. I'm wondering, though, do these control panels ...
2
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2answers
405 views

VPS Hosting Transfer Speed Question

I bought a VPS hosting(Bandwidth 500G) at US, and i connect it from China. How to improve the transfer speed when I connected my VPS hosting using WinSCP tool. I found the speed is very slow, just ...
2
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1answer
412 views

Monitoring load on a VPS

I am an administrator on a Virtual Private Server being rented from a host-provider. (I am running Ubuntu. They are running Virtuozzo.) I get that, although I have some guaranteed resources (like RAM ...
2
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5answers
1k views

What could be causing memory creep on a VPS?

I've got a VPS package. I cannot log into my lxadmin because it is "out of memory". In HyperVM I see that my VPS is using 240 MB of 256 MB. When I reboot the HyperVM, the memory goes down to 2 MB. ...