3-state throttle Web server

While we are in the business of providing managed server and cluster services, some folks still keep it a heart to manage their own dedicated server nodes. Incontestably, and however much you cherish your web servers, family always takes priority. In this post, we are going to cover a peculiar server configuration that can adapt to abnormal traffic without the server dropping down.

Running mysql-proxy with cPanel remote mysql and proxy for localhost

Tweet Mysql-proxy is a neat tool that is badly needed to make remote MySQL server installations seem as if they were local (as in localhost). It is a convenience more than anything else. For example, if you are multi-tenant provider (a.k.a shared hosting provider), you would rather not ask your clients to set the db host to db.example.net instead of the widely used localhost.