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High Memory Usage by php fpm

Hi I did a load test as soon aa 200 user hit a page non cached Memory usage skyrocketed and Crash My sql Im using Nginx Fast CGI cache Using 5$ server on do Can Someone tell me how to fix this?

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If your site is getting traffic you will have to look at upgrading your server. Compression and Caching only go so far.

You can only fit so many clowns into a car ;-)

When you hit this ceiling you have a few choices. Either toss more logs on the fire and increase the size of the server (vertical scale) or make more fires (horizontal scale)

It would depend on how the lemp stack is configured. How many mysql processes are running? How may php-fpm process as running?

Sorry i forget to mention wordpress although caching plugin can handle 10k user but Nginx fast cgi cache isn’t why?

Mind you not every site in the internet is wordpress. And w3tc is a wordpress plugin.

If you are using wordpress then you have several other caching options… Wp-rocket is a good one.

When the consumption of resources increases, you’ll need more resources. It’s a technical limitation. Increase your droplet size.