How much a typical web request usage of resources can be? [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 6 years ago. Improve this question I have been making my very first web application, and I am using PHP to develop it. I can see my VPS being … Read more

How to read network card specs [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for Server Fault. Closed 9 years ago. Improve this question i am in the need of buying a rack server which will serve static video files to users. Each video file will be … Read more

figuring out high load cause from top and iotop

What should i do if I want to prevent this high load. My website becomes slow when load is higher than 8. Please see iotop result too. top – 20:23:10 up 127 days, 3:22, 1 user, load average: 9.92, 9.87, 9.81 Tasks: 1031 total, 3 running, 1027 sleeping, 0 stopped, 1 zombie Cpu(s): 14.7%us, 0.7%sy, … Read more

Which server OS to use for intensive computations and high incoming HTTP traffic on desktop PC? [duplicate]

This question already has answers here: Closed 9 years ago. Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my capacity planning? I’m writing a highly computationally-intensive system that crawls Web-pages, processes them and dumps results into MongoDB. I’d like to pick OS that will use as little resources for itself as possible and provide high performance … Read more

How can I handle heavy Database interaction at peak hours? [duplicate]

This question already has answers here: Can you help me with my capacity planning? (3 answers) Closed 5 years ago. We run an application more like competition organizing websites like HackerEarth.com, HackerRank.com. When the tasks start, we see huge load on our server. The problem is, we need to interact with Postgres heavily in order … Read more