Server Resource Overload
My Domain is too Busy – Server Overloaded
I never though I would be saying this – at least not within 12 months of switching my site(s) to CMS. It’s only 12 months – nearly twelve months, since I installed Drupal for my main website, less since adding two WordPress sub-domain sites.
Now my the shared server is having to push out more than 80 000 pages a month – or so the server stats show. And it’s causing problems!
It’s causing problems because my domain is exhausting available server resources. The most common resource exceeding limits is CPU – often hitting 100% utilisation. Memory is often going over the available share of 1GB – that’s right 1000MB – available for the domain.
And I’ve been wondering why I’ve been battling to edit and publish content for the past 6 weeks… Read More