How many users can a 512mb droplet handle?

Posted December 5, 2013 3.5k views
Hey, I am building a web app where quite a few images will be processed. My question is, how many people can a 512mb droplet handle? Thanks

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It depends on many factors such as your app's language, what webserver you are running, what database you are using, etc.

I recommend starting out with a 512MB droplet and see how it performs -- you can always upgrade your droplet whenever you need to. :]