Dedicated Server Recommendation

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Dedicated Server Recommendation

Postby Striker21 » 06 Sep 2016, 22:23


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Re: Dedicated Server Recommendation

Postby fox » 06 Sep 2016, 22:51

moving as requested

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Re: Dedicated Server Recommendation

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Re: Dedicated Server Recommendation

Postby Tunai » 06 Sep 2016, 23:07

Why not Kimsufi?

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Re: Dedicated Server Recommendation

Postby Striker21 » 06 Sep 2016, 23:16

I do have a VPS there, but not locked to OVH, though is not Kimsufi just selling OVH in any case? Anyway the link to OVH simply to limit the scope of choice. So what you do guys think in this case, thoughts, I know fox got plenty he might decide to share with me or not :-)

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Re: Dedicated Server Recommendation

Postby Tunai » 06 Sep 2016, 23:28

I just said it cause it will be way cheaper then traiditional dedicated servers. You may check other kimsufi brands also.

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Re: Dedicated Server Recommendation

Postby ldidry » 07 Sep 2016, 10:03

At Framasoft (), we provide 2 TTRSS instances (on ).

We are using a dedicated EX40SSD server () (i7, 32GiB RAM, 2x256GiB disk) to host ±500 users, with a maximum number of 100 RSS feeds. I don't have the exact number of feeds, but it surely is over 3 000. It hosts a Diaspora* database too.

TTRSS uses PostgreSQL, continuously updating feeds and indexing with sphinx.

It runs smoothly :-)

But we had to remove the PostgreSQL full-text indexing since it took a large amount of space (more than 50GiB) we don't have so much space.

I think your choice of server is a good one.

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Re: Dedicated Server Recommendation

Postby kierun » 07 Sep 2016, 10:42

I'm afraid that you do not know enough yet to settle on a server beyond a guess. or something akin to it should give you an idea of the server's bottle neck. If you are already running a virtual machine, how about looking at the results from those and see where you need more power.

Most, if not all, hosting sites will allow you to migrate form one machine to a more powerful one so getting more power is easy. Getting less is more tricky. And I am not even going into cloud architectures…

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Re: Dedicated Server Recommendation

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Re: Dedicated Server Recommendation

Postby ldidry » 08 Sep 2016, 14:37

Nope, I'm not afraid. I never encountered any data corruption, and if there was, I'm using barman () to continuously backup the data, so I would be able to retrieve a safe backup anytime.

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Re: Dedicated Server Recommendation

Postby mrflible » 08 Sep 2016, 15:00

Thank you for reply. Barman is nice for backup. But you may encountered data corruption without that you know about it (silent data corruption or as unstability
I just want to say that in the long run it is potentially dangerous and inconvenient - especially now when DDR4 memory with ECC are very cheap :-)


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