Linked Questions

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When to Add another server(s) [duplicate]

When is the right time to start adding(or thinking about adding) servers to your Web Application? What are the difficulties involved in going from a single server(DB and Web) to multiple? For example:...
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1answer
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How much free memory should I have on my webserver? [duplicate]

I have a webserver that's currently hosting two Wordpress sites and some java-based collaboration software. The server has 2G of memory and is currently using about 1.8G of the available memory. ...
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Web Server Hardware - What Do I Need? [duplicate]

I need a web server for static web content, a corporate blog and the company e-commerce system. I have some ideas, but thought of seeking additional feedback from the world's best server pros! NOTE ...
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3answers
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Hardware requirement for video serving to 400 concurrent users [duplicate]

I need to serve at least 400 concurrent users about 150MB of files (video/audio). What kind of hardware would you suggest is required? Planning to use Ubuntu for OS, and Apache for serving. The ...
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1answer
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How to handle 1M websocket connections (Nginx/HAProxy/Amazon/Google) [duplicate]

What nginx or haproxy setup is suggested for target 100K concurrent websocket connections? What I think, a single nginx will not be able to take such traffic as well as concurrent connections. How ...
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4answers
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When should I consider a 2 socket motherboard for Server? [duplicate]

We are buying a new server and the idea of dual socket motherboard comes up. Is 2 socket motherboard worth the price and hassle for an application that hosts a couple of websites and databases for a ...
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1answer
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How much memory is required for base lamp setup? [duplicate]

I am planning on renting a VPS. How much memory is required for a base setup of Debian, Apache, Mysql, PHP? By base, I mean not considering traffic (which will be below 1k hits a day). No ...
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3answers
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Sever configuration for 100 users [duplicate]

I have an issue related to what server to approximate for the following scenario (a real situation): I have a server where will be stored some videos that can be accessed through a web application ...
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1answer
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Apache HTTPD configuration for high load [duplicate]

Good day, I want to be able to serve at least 7000 (preferably 10k) concurrent requests from my Apache Httpd. I have configured my httpd.conf with MPM worker with the following setup ServerLimit ...
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4answers
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will a 100GB database with large tables on MSSQL 2008 server run on a 3GB RAM system? [duplicate]

This will be only for testing and developing. I have a 100 GB DB I am working on and need a sanbox envorinment. The only hardware I have is a desktop with 3GB and 32bit. I am able to install SQL 2008 ...
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2answers
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Can one root server handle over 50M requests per month? [duplicate]

I am running a LAMP Application installed on one server, happily serving about 1M PI per month. Now I am looking into a potential partnership where my app might serve around 50-80M requests per month. ...
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2answers
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Performance of Asterisk Telephony System on Linux [duplicate]

I needed some idea on the max concurrent calls a standard Asterisk Telephony System can handle on a 64 bit Linux server of 4GB RAM, 4 CPU cores and 10K RPM RAID0 HDD? Most of my calls will be reads. ...
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2answers
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which server(s) should I use for my application? (300GB MySQL DB & Sphinx) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my capacity planning? I have written an application that uses MySQL & Sphinx for searching and storing information. the application contains a ...
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7answers
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Is it enough a 100Mbps LAN for a server rack? [duplicate]

My website is growing and growing. So now i'm considering moving to a 2-server virtual rack (in ThePlanet). Im thinking on using one server for the DBMS and the other for the Webserver (currently I ...
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1answer
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Will adding CPU cores or RAM to my cloud server improve speed in my situation? [duplicate]

I have a Siteground cloud server, and I know nothing about servers. It hosts 8 websites, although 3 of them have their own dedicated IP addresses and cPanels. It's on a Linux server, but there's ...

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