Tag: VPS

VPSDepot Benchmark

Right, a quick and “dirty” benchmark report for VPSDepot — a company of whom I have only been a customer with since 02/06/2012. This is not a review, it is just a quick benchmark, that’s all. I have two servers with VPSDepot at almost 70 bucks a month per server, but I decided to cancel

This Month’s VPS Recommendation

I recently stumbled upon a VPS provider I had never used before – at the behest recommendation from one of my acquaintances, so I naturally made it my business to test their service. As of today I have only been using their service for exactly ten days, but I’m already confident enough to give them my

Is your VPS provider overselling?

You can find out if your VPS is overselling the memory with utilities such as this one: http://k0nsl.org/bag/vzfree.c (author lowendbox) Shell script: http://k0nsl.org/bag/vSwap.sh Or this Ruby one: http://k0nsl.org/bag/vSwap.ruby They more or less work the same, all of them. The C code is probably best with regard to memory utilization though. For more comphrensiv reading with details, see: