Resources usage (VDSmanager)

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Monitoring the performance of your system is essential. If system resources become too low or too high, it can cause a lot of problems. System resources can be taken by the services your system may host, such as email, web pages or database requests. If you know what is happening, you can easily evaluate whether system upgrades are needed, or if some service needs to be moved to another server. VDSmanager allows you to view a report on current resources consumption by each virtual private server. In this module you can learn about the current consumption of a resource at regular intervals.

You can view the percentage of the principal resources, such as CPU units, RAM, number of running processes and file descriptors compared to the total amount of allocated resources. Information about the maximum amount of certain resources that a VPS can use you can see in the VDS management (VDSmanager) module -> Add new virtual server and edit parameters of existing server (VDSmanager) or by double-clicking the VPS you need in the table therein.

Module «VDS usage report»
Image:T-bullet.gif View the VDS usage information
Image:T-filter.png Edit report period

View the VPS usage information

  • Name - domain name of the virtual private server .
  • IP-address - IP-address of the virtual private server.
  • CPU, % - determines the percent of the CPU time used by the VPS.
  • Memory, % - represents the percent of RAM consumed by the VPS.
  • Processes, % - determines the percent of currently running processes invoked by the web server, cron, shell, etc.
  • File descriptors, % - percent of file descriptors that is currently used.
  • Disk operations - the number of disk operation that are currently running.

Edit report period

By default the virtual server usage report displays information for a current month. You can make changes to default report settings. To do that, click the "Period" icon and fill out the form:

Module «Reject report»
  • Start date - enter a start date for the reporting period (YYYY-MM-DD).
  • End date - enter an end date for the reporting period (the date format is the same as shown above).

Once you are done, you will see a table with information for the selected period.

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