Benchmark web applications alternatives

There are a few different ways to do benchmarking and load testing on  parts of your web application stack such as the web server, the database, the cache layer etc. This article shows a somewhat comprehensive list of the alternative solutions along with some pros and cons. You are encouraged to explore those more in depth and find the solution that suits you best. Continue reading

Tmux tutorial, multiscreen terminal and a better ssh experience

Tmux is a terminal multiplexer, that is a piece of software that allows you access to multiple terminal sessions from a single terminal window. It is extremely useful when doing maintenance on some server via SSH because it will allow you to simultaneously see the output of multiple terminal commands at the same time without having to run multiple ssh sessions. Continue reading