If you have an HTML Internet site, most likely it uses a small amount of resources due to the fact that it's static, but this is not so with dynamic database-driven Internet sites that use PHP scripts and provide way more features. This sort of websites create load on the hosting server when somebody browses them, simply because the hosting server requires time to execute the script, to access the database and then to deliver the content requested by the visitor's browser. A widely used discussion board, as an illustration, stores all usernames and posts inside a database, so some load is generated each time a thread is opened or an end user looks for a given term. If a lot of people connect to the forum concurrently, or if each search involves checking a large number of database entries, this can create high load and affect the performance of the website. In this regard, CPU and MySQL load statistics can present you with info about the site’s performance, as you can compare the numbers with your traffic stats to decide if the Internet site needs to be optimized or moved to a different sort of web hosting platform which will be able to bear the high system load in case the site is really popular.

MySQL & Load Stats in Website Hosting

Using the Hepsia CP, bundled with all our website hosting plans, you shall be able to to see really comprehensive statistics concerning the resources that your Internet sites use. One of the sections shall give you information about the CPU load, such as how much processing time the server spent, the span of time it took for your scripts to be executed and the amount of memory they used. Statistics are consistently created every 6 hours and you could also see the different types of processes that produced the most load - PHP, Perl, and so forth. MySQL load stats are listed within an individual section in which you are able to see all the queries on an hourly, everyday, and so on. basis. You'll be able to go back and compare stats from different months to find out if some update has altered the resource usage if the number of visitors hasn't changed much. This way, you can determine if your website needs to be optimized, that'll result in a better general performance and an improved user experience.

MySQL & Load Stats in Semi-dedicated Hosting

If you need to see comprehensive stats for the load produced by your websites, it won't take more than several clicks to do that. The Hepsia hosting CP, provided with all semi-dedicated servers that we offer, has a section dedicated to the system resource usage and the info there will tell you if your sites operate properly and if the load they produce corresponds to the amount of received visitors. The CPU load statistics include the script execution time and the amount of time it took for the machine to process the requests, as well as what types of processes generated the load. The MySQL data will show you how many times each database was accessed, plus everyday and by the hour data for the entire account. With both types of statistics, you'll be able to check the numbers for any of the past days and months, so you could see how the websites perform as the traffic to them increases or after you have applied some update.