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recommened server for real time app tracking, for 100 to 500 users?

Posted November 20, 2018 659 views
CentOSApplications

what OS use it? is VPS? can we install nodejs? postgresql?

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Hello,

You can install Node.js and PostgreSQL on any droplet. I could suggest starting with either CentOS or Ubuntu.

You could start with a smaller droplet and upgrade whenever needed. I would recommend monitoring your resources usage and also maybe running some stress tests to see how your app performs depending on different load.

I would recommend having a look at this tutorial here on how to get started with load testing:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/an-introduction-to-load-testing

Regards,
Bobby

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