How to tell when you need to upgrade droplet to larger size?

July 23, 2018 1.2k views
Applications Ubuntu 16.04

My wordpress and lamp site is getting 50 users within a 15-minute interval at peak times.

CPU usage spikes at 2.5% and it still seams pretty quick.

How do I tell if I need to resize the droplet? And if I need more ram or another CPU?

thanks

1 Answer

It’s easy to upgrade/downgrade memory and CPU so you can always test the performance with more cores/memory and downgrade to the original set'up if it’s the same.

Have another answer? Share your knowledge.

You can type !ref in this text area to quickly search our full set of tutorials, documentation & marketplace offerings and insert the link!