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High server usage everyday for 1 minute.

HI guys…Everyday around 16:26 Indian Standard Time. Server uses 86% CPU usage for 1 minute then goes to normal. I contacted serverpilot support they said “It’s possible that this is the time that your server checks for package updates and installs them.” How to check this. Please resolve this i am fed up with this. Why this is happening.See here the graph. http://oi66.tinypic.com/25rpe0j.jpg

Now i have installed wordpress using easyengine on new droplet and same thing happened. I am new to VPS so dont know much about the commands

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It could be search engine hammering your site… there is a crawl rate setting you can put in your robots.txt. BUt google doesn’t look at that so you have to do google this way: https://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/48620?hl=en

do u have any cron job enabled? like email marketing or something like this?