Benchmark Linux VPS using Bash script

1. Log in to Linux VPS as root 2. Download bench.ch wget https://chrisreeves.co.nz/downloads/bench.sh 3. Change bench.sh to executable chmod +x bench.sh 4. Execute bench.sh ./bench.sh 5. Review results (example only) CPU model : Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2620 0 @ 2.00GHz Number of cores : 1 CPU frequency : 398.458 MHz Total amount of ram :… Read more »

How to vMotion from Intel to AMD and Vice Versa in VMware ESX

Live migrations (aka vMotion) is still one of the most impressive features of the vSphere platform although it has been around for quite a while now. It demonstrates the superiority of virtual machines over physical servers and their independence from the underlying physical hardware. But the hardware independence is not complete, unlike other devices CPU’s… Read more »