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Instances slow when connected to AWS load balancer

I have setup 5 t1.micro EC2's behind an AWS load balancer. All the instances slow down once they are connected to the LB. Eight out of 10 requests takes more than 30s even when I do the requests ...
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Nginx + Upstream + scaling down ec2 instances

In the process of deploying multiple EC2 instances running a Rails app over Unicorn. I currently have a "front end" server running nginx with multiple "Unicorn" upstream providers. At night, I'd like ...
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Session persistence between multiple Rails / Unicorn servers with Redis as session_store on AWS

I've got 2 nginx EC2 instances pointing to 2 Unicorn EC2 instances in a round robin load balanced configuration. The two nginx instances are being the Elastic Load Balancer. Both Unicorn instances ...
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How can I setup nginx to serve virtualhosts with rails(unicorn/passenger) and php-fpm

I would like to serve multiple sites on one instance. I install nginx, php-fpm, and a rails app. I use sites like this to guide me. I configure php-fpm to listen to a local socket listen = ...
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How are these AB Benchmarks for a ruby/unicorn/nginx/ app running on ec2?

I am preparing to go live with an app, and was wondering if someone can give me some insight on my benchmarks. How do they compare, what system level tweaks can I make to improve them etc. My setup ...
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Elastic Load Balancer & SSL termination

I am setting up a Rails app on AWS that: 1) all traffic must be ssl encrypted 2) will highly fluctuate in the amount of traffic on a weekly basis 3) will by maintained by someone that is a stronger ...