Monitoring the performance of your recently purchased VPS server is just as important as its security, and that’s why we want to bring some useful programs to your attention through this article. Some monitoring programs are provided by the operating system, while others will need to be installed. We will assume that CentOS operating system is installed on your VPS.
The list of programs that can be used by a server administrator includes the following items:
– top command – allows real-time viewing of server running processes, while providing information on resource consumption
– vmstat 3 command – it offers a real-time… read more +