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5 top things to look for when hiring a sysadmin

If you’re running a successful multi-server operation, sooner or later you will have to hire a system administrator. This can happen for various reasons, for example you are not a sysadmin yourself, you lack the expertise for some operations or simply you don’t have enough free time to manage your servers, so external help is …

How to spread the load in a PHP + MySQL website

As the number of visitors to a website increases, so does the strain on the server. This can result in a very high load, especially if the available resources are tight and there is not enough CPU or RAM to serve all requests. A high server load can significantly increase loading times or even make …