Apache vs Nginx – Static Files

The same old question “What is faster, Apache or Nginx”, well I decided to test this on my own. I used the same machine with the same install with the same configurations to test this. I followed the QEMU install found on this site. Here and install Ubuntu 22 Server install. I then shut down […]

Using Apache Bench for Simple Load Testing

If you have access to a Mac or Linux server, chances are you may already have a really simple http load generating tool installed called Apache Bench, or ab. If you are on windows and have Apache installed, you may also have ab.exe in your apache/bin folder. Suppose we want to see how fast Yahoo can handle 100 requests, with […]

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