[wp-hackers] Forum post: Huge server hits

Jason A. Hoffman jason at textdrive.com
Tue Jul 12 23:04:13 GMT 2005

On Jul 12, 2005, at 3:20 PM, Matt Mullenweg wrote:
> Andy Skelton wrote:
>> It would be good to have some kind of benchmark done so we could say,
>> "on a dedicated 2GHz Xeon with 4GB RAM, Apache 2, [exact specs],
>> WordPress has been shown to handle a XXkb page with XXXkb of graphics
>> at XXXXX hits per day with peak loads of XXXX." It wouldn't be an
>> end-all for these questions but it would be very valuable for anyone
>> serious about setting up a high-traffic site like that.
> I would LOVE to see some serious benchmarks done, everything I've  
> seen thus far has been sort of janky.
> -- 

OK, I'll put some together, as a function of hardware and network.

- Jason

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