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understanding server load metrics
I am trying to understand the server load metrics and the relationship between server load and the CPU % graph
My droplet is shared CPU / 4 GB Memory / 2 CPUs $20 per month and it hosts low traffic websites.
Does 2 CPU mean that a server load of up to 2 is ok?
What server load is not ok / should I be worried about?
This screenshot shows that yesterday at 22.00 the server load briefly was nearly 8 - which I think means that the server CPU is overloaded with requests. But at the same time 22.00 the CPU % graph is only about 60%. So why is the server load so high when the CPU % has plenty to spare?
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